Adult Social Care - Older People Teams

Andrew Greenhalgh made this Freedom of Information request to Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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From: Andrew Greenhalgh

13 October 2011

Dear Wigan Borough Council,

Could you please provide me with the following information?

1.Within your Adult Social Care Department, how many teams
specifically deal with elderly care?

2.What are these teams called?

3.The address and contact details for each team?

Thank you very much for your co-operation

Yours faithfully,

Andrew Greenhalgh

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Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

17 October 2011

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Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

31 October 2011

Dear Andrew

I am writing to respond to your freedom of information request which we
received on 13th October 2011, this request has been handled under the
Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Your request and our response in blue is detailed below.
 
Could you please provide me with the following information?
 
1.Within your Adult Social Care Department, how many teams specifically
deal with elderly care?
We have 5 locality teams who work generically across all groups of Adults
who require social caer intervention. In addition we have 3 Community
Mental Health Teams who also deal with older people
 
2.What are these teams called?
As in question 1
    
3.The address and contact details for each team?
Wigan Locality 1 & 2
People Directorate: Children, Adults and Families
Wigan Council
Wigan Life Centre
College Avenue
Wigan WN1 1NJ
 
Tel: 01942 489494
 
Ashton Locality 3
People Directorate: Children, Adults and Families
Wigan Council
Hyndelle Lodge
King Street
Hindley
WN2 3AW
 
Tel: 01942 828787
 
Leigh Locality 4 & 5
People Directorate: Children, Adults and Families
Wigan Council
Leigh Town Hall
Market Street
Leigh
WN7 1DY
 
Tel: 01942 404523
 
Boston House
Mental Health Services
Frog Lane
Wigan
WN6 7LB
 
Tel: 01942 482130
 
Claire House
Mental Health Services
Phoenix Way
Lower Ince
Wigan
WN3 4NW
 
Tel: 01942 481300
 
Leigh Locality Community Mental Health Team
Leigh Infirmary
The Avenue
Leigh
WN7 1HS
 
Tel: 01942 777628
 
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Sharon Crippin
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Wigan Council
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