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Arrangements for independent advocacy

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Dear West Berkshire Council,

We would like to request information on which (if any) services you commission to provide Independent Advocacy for people accessing support in the following processes in your area:

- s117 aftercare (under the Mental Health Act)
- Continuing Health Care (CHC)
- Continuing Care
- personal wheelchair budgets
- personal health budgets

Q1. Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide Independent Advocacy Support to adults and children or young people receiving aftercare support under section 117 of the Mental Health Act?

Q2. Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide Independent Advocacy Support to people going through Continuing Health Care processes (adult) or Continuing Care (children)?

Q3. Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide Independent Advocacy Support to people accessing personal wheelchair budgets?

Q4 Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide Independent Advocacy Support to people accessing or using personal health budgets processes (both adult and children)?

We would be grateful if you could tell us which services are commissioned.

And lastly we would be grateful if you could indicate the budget allocated for any of the above types of advocacy?

Yours faithfully,

Katja Huijbers

foi, West Berkshire Council

FoI/2020/146

 

Dear Ms Huijbers,

 

Request for information: Arrangements for independent advocacy

 

Thank you for your request received 7^th February 2020; a response will be
issued within twenty working days.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Suzi Kenchington 

Information Compliance Officer

Legal and Strategic Support

West Berkshire Council, Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, RG14 5LD

[1][email address] | 01635 519860 | 2860

 

 

 

From: K. Huijbers [mailto:[FOI #644442 email]]
Sent: 07 February 2020 13:36
To: foi <[West Berkshire Council request email]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Arrangements for independent
advocacy

 

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attachments.

Dear West Berkshire Council,

We would like to request information on which (if any) services you
commission to provide Independent Advocacy for people accessing support in
the following processes in your area:

- s117 aftercare (under the Mental Health Act)
- Continuing Health Care (CHC)
- Continuing Care
- personal wheelchair budgets
- personal health budgets

Q1. Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to adults and children or young people
receiving aftercare support under section 117 of the Mental Health Act?

Q2. Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to people going through Continuing Health
Care processes (adult) or Continuing Care (children)?

Q3. Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to people accessing personal wheelchair
budgets?

Q4 Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to people accessing or using personal health
budgets processes (both adult and children)?

We would be grateful if you could tell us which services are commissioned.

And lastly we would be grateful if you could indicate the budget allocated
for any of the above types of advocacy?

Yours faithfully,

Katja Huijbers

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FoI/2020/146

 

Dear Ms Huijbers

 

Request for Information: Arrangements for independent advocacy

 

Many apologies for the delay but we have now collated the information to
respond to your request, which is provided in blue text underneath your
questions below and also in the attachment:-

 

You have requested information on which (if any) services the Council
commissions to provide Independent Advocacy for people accessing support
in the following processes in our area:

- s117 aftercare (under the Mental Health Act)
- Continuing Health Care (CHC)
- Continuing Care
- personal wheelchair budgets
- personal health budgets

Q1. Details of any service(s) the Council commissions to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to adults and children or young people
receiving aftercare support under section 117 of the Mental Health Act.

Q2. Details of any service(s) the Council commissions to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to people going through Continuing Health
Care processes (adult) or Continuing Care (children).

Q3. Details of any service(s) the Council commissions to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to people accessing personal wheelchair
budgets?

Q4 Details of any service(s) the Council commissions to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to people accessing or using personal health
budgets processes (both adult and children).

Details of which services are commissioned.

The current contract for provision of advocacy is with SEAP and covers 7
key delivery areas as listed in the attached.

The budget allocated for any of the above types of advocacy.

Attached is the budgeted costs for the fixed elements within the
provisions. The cost per case elements can vary due to the nature of the
delivery.
If you are unhappy with the way your request has been handled or the
outcome of your request, you may ask for an internal review. You should
contact The FoI Reviewing Officer, Strategic Support, Council Offices,
Market Street, Newbury RG14 5LD, email [1][email address] , within 40
working days, if you wish to request a review.

 

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: Information
Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9
5AF

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Rachel Craggs

Principal Policy Officer (Information Management)

Legal & Strategic Support, West Berkshire Council, Council Offices, Market
Street, Newbury RG14 5LD

(01635) 519441  |  Ext 2441  |  [2][email address]

[3]www.westberks.gov.uk

 

From: foi
Sent: 10 February 2020 14:40
To: K. Huijbers <[FOI #644442 email]>
Subject: FoI/2020/146- Huijbers

 

FoI/2020/146

 

Dear Ms Huijbers,

 

Request for information: Arrangements for independent advocacy

 

Thank you for your request received 7^th February 2020; a response will be
issued within twenty working days.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Suzi Kenchington 

Information Compliance Officer

Legal and Strategic Support

West Berkshire Council, Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, RG14 5LD

[4][email address] | 01635 519860 | 2860

 

 

 

From: K. Huijbers [[5]mailto:[FOI #644442 email]]
Sent: 07 February 2020 13:36
To: foi <[6][West Berkshire Council request email]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Arrangements for independent
advocacy

 

This is an EXTERNAL EMAIL. STOP. THINK before you CLICK links or OPEN
attachments.

Dear West Berkshire Council,

We would like to request information on which (if any) services you
commission to provide Independent Advocacy for people accessing support in
the following processes in your area:

- s117 aftercare (under the Mental Health Act)
- Continuing Health Care (CHC)
- Continuing Care
- personal wheelchair budgets
- personal health budgets

Q1. Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to adults and children or young people
receiving aftercare support under section 117 of the Mental Health Act?

Q2. Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to people going through Continuing Health
Care processes (adult) or Continuing Care (children)?

Q3. Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to people accessing personal wheelchair
budgets?

Q4 Could you provide details of any service(s) you commission to provide
Independent Advocacy Support to people accessing or using personal health
budgets processes (both adult and children)?

We would be grateful if you could tell us which services are commissioned.

And lastly we would be grateful if you could indicate the budget allocated
for any of the above types of advocacy?

Yours faithfully,

Katja Huijbers

-------------------------------------------------------------------

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[7][FOI #644442 email]

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requests to West Berkshire Council? If so, please contact us using this
form:
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the internet. Our privacy and copyright policies:
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latest advice from the ICO:
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be delayed.

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manager to link to us from your organisation's FOI page.

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Nid ydym yn gwybod a yw'r ymateb mwyaf diweddar i'r cais hwn yn cynnwys gwybodaeth neuai peidio - os chi ywK. Huijbers mewngofnodwch a gadael i bawb wybod.