Mae hwn yn fersiwn HTML o atodiad i'r cais Rhyddid Gwybodaeth 'Adoption counselling support information'.

Samanatha Davy
Information Management
Shire Hall
CV34 4RL
Telephone 01926 412211
Please ask for Bruce Green 
Our ref: 7958158
Your ref: 
Date: 27th June 2022
Dear Samanatha Davy
Freedom of Information Act 2000  
Your request for information has been considered by Warwickshire County Council 
under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. 
I can confirm that the information you have requested is held by Warwickshire County 
Please see below for further details and explanation.  
You asked us: 
Please can you provide us with answers to the following questions: 
1.  Which agency / organisation / individual provides counselling / therapeutic 
support to birth parents following adoption?
The regional adoption agency (Adoption Central England) provides an independent ring 
fenced support service for birth parents and relatives who have had children placed for 
adoption.  The service provides both one to one support plus groups. 
Warwickshire County Council Children and Families Service use Dr Tanya Garrett for 
independent assessments, and Phoenix Psychology to provide therapy support. 
2.  What is the total amount of government funding provided to the Local 
authority adoption team per annum?

Please note: Warwickshire County Council get no central government funding specific 
for adoption. 
3.  From this total amount how much money is allocated to the provision of post 
adoption counselling / therapeutic support for birth parents?
Not applicable. 
Thank you in advance for your kind assistance. 
Yours faithfully.  
If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the right to ask for an 
internal review.  Internal review requests should be submitted within 40 days of the date 
of receipt of the response to your original letter and should be addressed to: 
Information Management
Shire Hall 
CV34 4RL
If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have the right to 
apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision.  The Information 
Commissioner can be contacted at:  
The Information Commissioner's Office
Wycliffe House 
Water Lane 
Phone: 0303 123 1113 
I will now close your request as of this date.
Yours faithfully
Bruce Green
Information Rights Officer