Safeguarding referrals received

Michael Carroll-Owen made this Freedom of Information request to Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council as part of a batch sent to 407 authorities

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Michael Carroll-Owen

Dear Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council,

I would like to ask the following:

Local Authorities in England & Wales Question:

Between the dates of 1st Jan 2020 and 1st of February 2021 how many safeguarding referrals* have been received from the following organisations "Department for Work & Pensions", "Centre for Health & Disability Assessments also known as Maximus", "ATOS also known as Independent Assessment Services" and "Capita"?

*Adult Safeguarding Referrals only

Local Authorities in Scotland Question:

Between the dates of 1st Jan 2020 and 1st of February 2021 how many "Adult Support & Protection" referrals have been received from the following organisations "Department for Work & Pensions", "Centre for Health & Disability Assessments also known as Maximus", "ATOS also known as Independent Assessment Services" and "Capita"?

Yours faithfully,

Michael Carroll-Owen

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Information Requests, Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Good Afternoon,

Re: Request for Information – Freedom Of Information Act 2000.

Thank you for your request for information about safeguarding referrals.

Your email request was received on 17/02/2021 and I am dealing with it under the terms of the Freedom Of Information Act 2000.

Your request will be processed as soon as possible, and we will try to provide the information within 20 working days as required. The deadline date when the information should be available to you is 17/03/2021.

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Good morning Michael,
Please find attached the results of my findings for your FOI request.
Thank you

Cathryn Copley
Customer Feedback, Information & Improvement Officer
Business Improvement, Human Resources & Communications
Core Services Directorate
Westgate Plaza One
Barnsley MBC
C/O Corporate Mail Room
PO Box 634
Barnsley
S70 9GG

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