Funding for Mental Health in Colleges AY21-22

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Dear Ayrshire College,

Under Freedom of Information Scotland, I wish to receive the following information within 20 working days:

1. Please provide details of the amount of additional funding allocated to you by Scottish Funding Council for Mental Health in Colleges for AY 21-22. For the avoidance of doubt, I am referring to the funding provided which was supplementary to the college’s core funds.
2. Please advise what proportion of these funds will be spent or is proposed to be spent on Support Staff/Lecturing Staff/Students. Please provide separate figures for each.
3. Please advise how the additional funds will be spent or are proposed to be spent on each separate group.
4. Please advise whether the recognised trade unions were consulted before submission of the document or on any subsequent decisions taken?

Yours faithfully,

John Gallacher

Freedom OfInformation, Ayrshire College

Dear Mr Gallacher

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request received on 8 October 2021.

We will respond to your request within 20 working days.



Allyson Sharp
Information and Customer Relations Officer
External Tel: 01563 495 066
Internal Ext: 8066

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Holly Elliott, Ayrshire College

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Dear Mr Gallacher


I am attaching a response to your request for information under the
Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 dated 8 October 2021.


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Holly Elliott  Executive Assistant to the Vice Principals and Assistant

Vice Principal Curriculum – Anne Campbell

Curriculum Assistant Principals – Elaine Hutton & Gavin Murray 


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