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Freedom of Information Request

Semi Independent Placements

Received: 23 May 2022

Semi independent placements for 16-18 year olds with specialist need

1. How many young people do you currently have placed in semi-independent accommodation with:
1a. mental health needs
1b. criminal justice / drug use / gang involvement
1c. Can you provide the figures for the above for the period between 2019 - 2022
2. How many young people do you currently have waiting for a place in semi-independent accommodation with:
2a. mental health needs
2b. criminal justice / drug use / gang involvement
2c. Can you provide the figures for the above for the period from 2019 - 2022
3. How many children in semi-independent accommodation are placed out of borough? How far (in miles) is the furthest placement?
4. On average, how long does each placement (for a child with specialist/higher level needs) last?
5. How many providers do you use (please provide a list) in borough and out of borough for
5a. specialist mental health
5b. Criminal justice/gangs/drugs service
6. What is the average weekly costs to the council per child for the property cost and management services for semi independent placements for 16-18-year-olds
7. What services are provided to children with:
7a. mental health needs
7b. criminal justice / drug use/gang involvement
8. What is the procurement process for semi-independent living services for young people aged 16-18 years of age.
9. Who is the person, and their manager, to contact to discuss procurement processes for semi independent for 16-18 year olds?

Supported living for Mother and Babies

1. How many mother and babies do you currently have placed in supported accommodation?
2. Can you provide the figures for the above for the period between 2019 - 2022
3. How many mother and babies do you currently have waiting for a place for supported accommodation?
4. Can you provide the figures for the above for the period from 2019 - 2022
5. How many service providers do you use for mother/baby supported accommodation? Please provide a list.
6. How many mother and babies in supported accommodation are placed out of borough? How far (in miles) is the furthest placement?
7. On average, how long does each placement last?
8. What services are provided to the mothers/babies in placement?
9. What is the average weekly costs to the council per mother/baby?
10. Who is the person and their manager, to contact to discuss procurement processes? Please provide their contact details.

Outcome / Documents

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