Safeguarding referrals received

Michael Carroll-Owen made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Lewes District Council as part of a batch sent to 407 authorities

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Lewes District Council Nid oedd gan y wybodaeth y gofynnwyd amdani.

Michael Carroll-Owen

Dear Lewes District Council,

I would like to ask the following:

Local Authorities in England & Wales Question:

Between the dates of 1st Jan 2020 and 1st of February 2021 how many safeguarding referrals* have been received from the following organisations "Department for Work & Pensions", "Centre for Health & Disability Assessments also known as Maximus", "ATOS also known as Independent Assessment Services" and "Capita"?

*Adult Safeguarding Referrals only

Local Authorities in Scotland Question:

Between the dates of 1st Jan 2020 and 1st of February 2021 how many "Adult Support & Protection" referrals have been received from the following organisations "Department for Work & Pensions", "Centre for Health & Disability Assessments also known as Maximus", "ATOS also known as Independent Assessment Services" and "Capita"?

Yours faithfully,

Michael Carroll-Owen

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Lewes District Council and Eastbourne Borough Council

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Dear Mr. Carroll-Owen,

 

Information Request:  FOI 13069

 

Thank you for your information request dated 17 February 2021 received in
our office on the same day. 

 

Between the dates of 1st Jan 2020 and 1st of February 2021 how many
safeguarding referrals* have been received from the following
organisations "Department for Work & Pensions", "Centre for Health &
Disability Assessments also known as Maximus", "ATOS also known as
Independent Assessment Services" and "Capita"?

 

I have reviewed your request and investigated whether there is any
information which can be disclosed to you and have found that Lewes
District Council does not hold the information you have requested.

 

o The responsible authority for adult welfare is East Sussex County
Council and their Freedom of Information Officer can be contacted at
the address below.

Freedom of Information Officer

East Sussex County Council

W1D, D Floor, West Block

County Hall

St Anne’s Crescent

Lewes

BN7 1UE

Tel: 01273 482913

Email: [1][email address]

 

 

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below. 

 

Information Governance Reviews Officer

Lewes District Council and Eastbourne Borough Council

1 Grove Road

EASTBOURNE

BN21 4TW

 

Email: [2][email address]

 

Please contact me again, quoting your reference number, if you require any
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provide the relevant help and advice.

 

 

 

Regards,

Kevin Rance
Information Governance Officer

Tel: +44(0)1273 471600

[3][email address]

Lewes and Eastbourne Legal Services acting on behalf of Lewes District
Council and Eastbourne Borough Council

 

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