Dear Highland NHS Board,

The Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 Part 6, 35 placed a duty on each local authority in Scotland to prepare and publish a short breaks service statement. The Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 (Short Breaks Services Statements) Regulations 2018, Section 3 (1) & (2) required that Short Break Services Statements were to be made available by 31 December 2018.

In line with these requirements we request of a copy of the Short Break Services Statement for Highland, including a link to where this is made publicly available.

If this statement is not currently available please inform us the date by which it is intended to be published and where it will be made publicly available.

Yours faithfully,
Kate Hogarth
Communications Manager
Shared Care Scotland

FOIRequestsHighland (NHS HIGHLAND), Highland NHS Board

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Your request has been passed to a member of the FOI team and a reference
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Dear Ms Hogarth

Thank you for your FOI request.

I will seek the information you request and respond in due course. This will be within the 20 working days target specified by the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Please note if you have any further queries regarding this FOI please email at [NHS Highland request email] quoting the above reference.

Yours sincerely
Anna

Anna McInally
Freedom Of Information Administrator

NHS Highland
Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness, IV2 3BW

Due to office moves, I have intermittent access to a phone. To ensure a response, please email me rather than phone.

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Dear Ms Hogarth,

 

Please find attached our response to your recent Freedom of Information
Request.

 

If you have further queries regarding this please email
[1][NHS Highland request email] quoting the above reference.

 

 

Anna McInally

Freedom of Information Administrator

 

On behalf of

 

Ruth Daly

Board Secretary

 

NHS Highland

Assynt House

Beechwood Park

Inverness

IV2 3BW

 

 

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