Dear freedom of information manager,

I am writing to see if you might be able to help me with the following request for information.

Could you provide the name of the organisation commissioned to deliver Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA) in the period April 2018 to March 2019?

If you hold data on the number of IMCA referrals made to you in the year 2018/19. (preferably from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019, or any other 12 month period within 2018/19 you could specify) please could you provide information on how many times an IMCA was instructed in each decision:

i. Long term Change of Accommodation
ii. Serious Medical Treatment
iii. Review of the Accommodation
iv. Safeguarding

b) If you hold data on the number of times an advocate was instructed from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019 (or any other 12 month period within 2018/19 you could specify) please could you provide information on how many times an IMCA DoLS was instructed within each of these:

i. 39A DoLS process
ii. 39C DoLS process
iii. 39D DoLS process

I would also be very grateful if you could tell me how many times a paid RPR was instructed in the period 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019 or any other 12 month period within 2018/19 you could specify.

If you do not hold the data for the above could you kindly tell me who does?

If you are not recording this data at present could you please tell me if you plan to start to record this data in the next 12 months?

The 'What Do They Know' suggestions for good practice recommended that organisations make this kind of information publicly available on their own website, would you consider doing this in the future?

Thank you so much for your help with this request,

Kind regards,

K. Huijbers

FOI, Derby City Council

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Dear K Hujibers,

 

The Council confirms it holds information that falls within the
description of your request which is attached.

 

For your information this request has cost the Council £54.17 to process.

 

Any information provided that is owned by the Council is subject  to the
provisions of the [1]Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2015
and has been made available for re-use under the [2]Open Government
Licence (OGL) a request to re-use is not required, but the licence
conditions must be met.

 

If the information provided is not owned by someone else, you must get
permission from them to reuse the information. 

 

If you are dissatisfied with the response to your request, you may ask us
to carry out an internal review.  Please put your appeal reasons in
writing and send it within 40 working days to…

Freedom of Information Officer

Derby City Council

The Council House
Corporation Street
Derby
DE1 2FS

 

Telephone 01332 640763 or e-mail [3][Derby City Council request email]

 

Further information about Freedom of Information is available from the
Information Commissioner at:

 

Information Commissioner's Office
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Cheshire
SK9 5AF 
Telephone:   01625 545 700

[4]www.ico.org.uk

 

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officers (or other officers) names.

 

If you are a company that intends to use the names and contact details of
council officers (or other officers) provided for direct marketing, you
need to be registered with the Information Commissioner to process
personal data for this purpose. You must also check that the individual
(whom you wish to contact for direct marketing purposes) is not registered
with one of the Preference Services to prevent Direct Marketing. If they
are you must adhere to this preference. You must also ensure you comply
with the Privacy Electronic and Communications Regulations (PECR). For
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names and contact details under FOI does not give consent to receive
direct marketing via any media and expressly does not constitute a ‘soft
opt-in’ under PECR.

Yours sincerely,

 

 

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Dear FOI,

thanks so much for the information provided,

Yours sincerely,

K. Huijbers

FOI, Derby City Council

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possible. We have a statutory timescale of 20 working days to respond to
your request unless the information requested is subject to a statutory
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