Counselling for students

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Dear Falmouth University,

Under the Freedom of Information Act, please could you provide me with the number of students who have accessed counselling services provided by the university for each of the past three academic years (2014/15, 2015/16 and 2016/17).

If possible, please provide a breakdown by the type of issue the students are seeking help for.

Yours faithfully,

Claire Miller

Falmouth University

Dear Ms Miller,

FOI Reference: FOI00197

Thank you for your email dated 08/11/2017 requesting information under the
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) 2000.  Please find below details of your
request and the response from Falmouth University (“we” and “the
University”).  If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact
me quoting the reference above.

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We do hold information relevant to your request. Please find below,
details of your request and our response.

Your Request

Under the Freedom of Information Act, please could you provide me with the
number of students who have accessed counselling services provided by the
university for each of the past three academic years (2014/15, 2015/16 and
2016/17).

If possible, please provide a breakdown by the type of issue the students
are seeking help for.

Our Response

The number of students who have accessed counselling services provided by
the university for each of the past three academic years (2014/15, 2015/16
and 2016/17):

Year          Service           Total
2014-15   Counselling   525
                  Wellbeing     416
2015-16   Counselling   526
                  Wellbeing      223
2016-17   Counselling   413
                  Wellbeing     367

It is not possible to provide a breakdown of the type of issue the
students are seeking help for.

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Information Officer

Falmouth University, Falmouth Campus, Woodlane, Falmouth, Cornwall TR11
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