Children with EHCP in your authority

Joe Whittaker made this Freedom of Information request to Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council,

I would be grateful if you could provide the following information held by your authority for the three years -:

2015/2016
2016/2017
2017/2018

1. The number of children resident in you authority ?
2. The number of children resident in your authority who have an Education and Healthcare Plan ( EHCP) ?
3. The number of children with an EHCP in your authority
who are placed in residential setting s 'outside' of their authority ?

Yours faithfully,

Joe Whittaker

Data Protection, Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council

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Children Families & Wellbeing FOI, Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Mr Whittaker

I am writing in response to your Freedom of Information Request (FOI 8715) dated 9th November 2019. Please see the Council's response.

1. The number of children resident in you authority ?

This information is avaliable to view in the public domain using the link below. Then clicking on the year requested and clicking on tab MYE2-All.

https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationa...

2. The number of children resident in your authority who have an Education and Healthcare Plan ( EHCP) ?

https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics...

Table 3

3. 3. The number of children with an EHCP in your authority who are placed in residential setting s 'outside' of their authority ?

2015/16 - data not available
2016/17 - 16
2017/18 - 9
 
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Kindest Regards

Tracy

Kind Regards

Tracy Tarry
Customer Engagement Support Officer

Integrated Customer Engagement Team (ICE)

Trafford Council
Trafford Town Hall
Talbot Road
Stretford
M32 0TH    

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