Public Health/Welfare Funerals

paul ogden made this Freedom of Information request to Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

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From: paul ogden

21 May 2010

Dear Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust,

I am undertaking a study on the numbers of Public Health/Welfare
Funerals undertaken by NHS Trusts. I would appreciate it if you
would provide answers to the following FOI request.

1.The total number of public health funerals (where the deceased
has no relatives or there is no one else willing to pay) that your
Trust has undertaken for the financial years between 2007 and 2010
2.The number of public health funerals that your Trust has
undertaken by gender for the past 3 financial years
3.The number of public health funerals that your authority has
undertaken by age for the past 3 financial years
4.Since April 2009, how many cases have there been where family and
friends refuse to finance or make arrangements for their relatives
funeral?
5.How much have the burials/cremations cost the trust broken down
by year for the last three financial years?
6.How much does your trust typically (average cost) pay for a
Public Health Funeral?
7.What does your Trust provide at a Public Health Funeral?
8. what relationship do you have with your local council(s)
regarding funerals of this nature?

Yours faithfully,

paul ogden

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Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

24 May 2010

Please see letter attached from Tim Shaw.

Pam Abraham

Pam Abraham
Trust Headquarters
Porthpean Road
St Austell
PL26 6AD
tel: 01726 29 1146

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Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

24 May 2010


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Please see letter attached from Tim Shaw.

Pam Abraham

Pam Abraham
Trust Headquarters
Porthpean Road
St Austell
PL26 6AD
tel: 01726 29 1146

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Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

26 May 2010


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Please see letter attached from Tim Shaw.

Pam Abraham

Pam Abraham
Trust Headquarters
Porthpean Road
St Austell
PL26 6AD
tel: 01726 29 1146

show quoted sections

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