Freedom of Information Request

Residential Treatment

Received: 16 January 2023

I am writing to request information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
I would be interested in any information held by the local authority regarding my request. I understand that I do not have to specify particular files or documents and it is the department's responsibility to provide the information I require. If you need further clarification please contact me by email.
I would be grateful if you could provide information for the following questions.

1. What is your annual budget for individuals accessing Tier 4 residential treatment for substance use in the financial years 2021/22 and 2022/23
2. How much of this budget has been spent on individuals's accessing Tier 4 residential treatment centres: a) how much has been spent on detox b) how much has been spent on residential rehabilitation (re 2022/23 please provide actuals for year to date and projection for Quarter 4)
3. How many individuals did the local authority agree to fund and send to Tier 4 residential treatment. Please provide figures for a) detox only b) rehab only c) detox and rehab.
4. How many of these individuals were known to have a history of rough sleeping and/ or were verified on the Combined Homelessness And Information Network (CHAIN).
5. How many individuals successfully completed residential treatment placements, and how many did not complete their planned treatment.
6. What is the projected treatment budget for the financial year 2023/24

I would like the information to be emailed to me in electronic form.
I would be grateful if you could confirm in writing that you have received this request. I look forward to your response within 20 working days as outlined by the statute.

Outcome / Documents

  • Response (all information to be supplied) - application/pdf - Download