This is an HTML version of an attachment to the Freedom of Information request 'Expenditure on Counterweight weight-loss scheme'.


 
Information Governance 
 
 
Medical Directorate 
NHS Grampian 
Rosehill House 
Foresterhill Site 
Cornhill Road 
Aberdeen 
AB25 2ZG 
 
 
BY EMAIL 
Date             15 June 2023 
George Winter 
Our Ref 
FOI/2023/480 
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Dear Mr Winter 
 
 
Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 
 
I refer to your e-mail dated 24 May 2023, requesting: 
 
“For each year -- 2019/20, 2020/21, 2021/22, 2022/23 -- what was the expenditure on the 
Counterweight weight-loss programme?”   
 
 
I can now respond as follows: 
 
For each year -- 2019/20, 2020/21, 2021/22, 2022/23 -- what was the expenditure on 
the Counterweight weight-loss programme?  

 
Year 
Type 2 Diabetes Prevention 
Framework  
2019/20 
£25,138 
2020/21 
£53,883 
2021/22 
£91,468 
2022/23 
£147,323 
 
 
 
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Yours sincerely 
 
 
 
Roohi Bains 
Information Governance Manager & Deputy DPO 
NHS Grampian