16+ Looked after Children Placement Costs and Data Information

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Dear Glasgow City Council,

I am writing to request information about the numbers and cost of placements for 16 and 17 year old looked after children in your local authority.

Can you please answer the following questions:

1) How many 16 and 17 year old looked after children is your local authority responsible for currently?

2) How many 16 and 17 year old looked after children in your local authority are currently placed out of area?

3) How many 16 and 17 year old looked after children were accommodated in spot purchased placements (off framework/contracted arrangements) in the 22/23 financial year?

4) What was the cost of placements/supported accommodation for 16 and 17 year olds per week for the 22/23 financial year?
a) lowest cost
b) highest cost
c) average cost

5) Are there sufficient placements in your local authority area for 16 and 17 year old looked after children who have a high level of complex needs?

Yours faithfully,

Ms Wilson

Customer Care Centre, Glasgow City Council

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SW_FOI (Social Work), Glasgow City Council

OFFICIAL

 

Dear Ms Wilson,

 

You submitted a FOI request on 4^th May 2023 requesting information
related to placements for 16 and 17 year old looked after children.  As
part of your request you are seeking the following information:

 

4) What was the cost of placements/supported accommodation for 16 and 17
year olds per week for the 22/23 financial year? 

a) lowest cost

b) highest cost

c) average cost

 

Can you please clarify whether this part of your request relates to
residential placements only?  Does this part of your request relate to
purchased services only?  Does this part of your request include purchased
fostering?

 

Thanks,

 

Chris

 

Chris Waite

Senior Officer

Complaints, FOI & Investigations Team

Business Development

Glasgow City Health & Social Care Partnership

Commonwealth House

32 Albion Street

Glasgow

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Dear Chris

Thank you for your response.

For question 4- Can you please clarify whether this part of your request relates to residential placements only? Does this part of your request relate to purchased services only? Does this part of your request include purchased
fostering?

It is all types please.

Yours sincerely,

Ms Wilson

SW_FOI (Social Work), Glasgow City Council

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OFFICIAL

 

Dear Ms Wilson,

 

Please find attached response to your recent Freedom of Information
request, please accept my apologies for the delay in issuing you with this
response.

 

Kind regards,

 

Chris Waite

Senior Officer

Complaints, FOI & Investigations Team

Business Development

Glasgow City Health & Social Care Partnership

Commonwealth House

32 Albion Street

Glasgow

G1 1LH

 

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