Mental health budget advice to Treasury

Andy Fugard made this Freedom of Information request to Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Madam/Sir,

CCGs and other mediating organisations make decisions about how much funding mental health receives, but this is as a proportion of budgets decided at Treasury level. Any budgetary planning at Treasury level must therefore take mental health into consideration, alongside other areas of healthcare.

I am writing to inquire about advice provided by Department of Health to Treasury on mental health budgets.

1. Who in DH provides this advice?

2. What advice has been provided to inform the most recent budget allocation for health?

Yours faithfully,

Andrew Fugard

Department of Health and Social Care

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  Dear Mr Fugard,

 

Please see attached the Department's response to your recent FOI request.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Alison Tingle

Freedom of Information Officer

Department of Health

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