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Rachael Venables made this Freedom of Information request to Priory Group Limited as part of a batch sent to 55 authorities

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

Response to this request is long overdue. By law, under all circumstances, Priory Group Limited should have responded by now (details). You can complain by requesting an internal review.

Dear Priory Group Limited,

1. For each of the past three calendar years (2016, 17, and 18) how many children were referred to the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust?
Please divide that information by age (0-4 years) (5-9 years) (10-14 years) and (15-17 years).

2. For each of the past three calendar years (2016, 17, and 18) what was the average waiting time for patients referred to the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust?
Please divide that information by age (0-4 years) (5-9 years) (10-14 years) and (15-17 years).

3. For each of the past three calendar years (2016, 17, and 18) how many children had to wait longer than four weeks for a referral?
Please divide that information by age (0-4 years) (5-9 years) (10-14 years) and (15-17 years).

4. For each of the past three calendar years (2016, 17, and 18) how many children were referred away to other trusts due to limited capacity? (Please name those Trusts)

5. For each of the past three calendar years (2016, 17, and 18) what was the longest waiting time for a patient referred to the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust? If possible, please also include their age.

Yours faithfully,

Rachael Venables