Vulnerability Support Hubs

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust Nid oedd gan y wybodaeth y gofynnwyd amdani.

Dear Bolton NHS Foundation Trust,

I would like to request the following under the Freedom of Information Act.

1. An explanation of the nature of the trust's (or some trust staff's) involvement in the Vulnerability Support Hubs project, a joint NHS mental health and Counter-Terrorism Police Scheme
2. An explanation of the assessment method used by NHS mental health professionals in the hub to distinguish mental health conditions from terrorism risk
3. A break down of Hub funding including amounts and funders by year
4. A copy of the ethical guidelines for the project

I would like this information digitally please.

Do not hesitate to contact me if I can clarify any part of this request.

Yours faithfully,

Hilary Aked

Freedom of Information, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust



Dear Sir/Madam,



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Information Governance Department

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Royal Bolton Hospital

' 01204 390861

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Freedom of Information, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust





REF:       2020-413           

Subject:   Vulnerability Support Hubs       



Dear Sir/Madam,


Thank you for your email dated 22^nd September 2020 where you requested
information about Vulnerability Support Hubs.

The information you requested is enclosed.  


We do not hold this information you will need to contact Greater
Manchester Mental Health.


If you have any queries or concerns please do not hesitate to contact the
Freedom of Information Department. It would be helpful to quote the above
reference number in any future communication.


If you are unhappy with the service you have received in relation to your
request and wish to make a complaint or request a review of our decision,
you should write to The Chief Executive, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust, The
Royal Bolton Hospital, Minerva Road, Farnworth, Bolton. BL4 0JR.


If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint you may apply
directly to the Information Commissioner. Generally the Information
Commissioner cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the
complaints procedure provided by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust. The
Information Commissioner can be contacted at The Information
Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire. SK9


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Yours sincerely,


Information Governance Department

Informatics Building,

Opposite N Block

Royal Bolton Hospital

' 01204 390861

8  [1][email address]



Our Bolton NHS Foundation Trust values
Vision Openess Integrity Compassion Excellence





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