Speech Therapy

russell mears made this Freedom of Information request to Havering Borough Council

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Dear Havering Borough Council,

Please could I ask the number of Speech and Language Therapists are employed by Havering council and the current ratio of SLT to client/patient.

I would be ask for this to be shown for child patients and adult, ie 1 SLT to 4 child patient, 1 SLT to 10 adult patient.

Yours faithfully,

Russell Mears

Accessinfo, Havering Borough Council

Dear Mr Mears

 

Acknowledgement of Information Request - SLT

 

I acknowledge receipt of your request for information received on 17th
July 2012.  Your email is being considered and you will receive a response
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Mrs Jarman 

Access to Information Team

 

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Acting Assistant Chief Executive

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Dear Mr Mears

 

Access to Information

 

I refer to your recent request for information made under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.  Your request has been considered and the response
from Learning & Achievement is attached.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the way in which your request has been
handled you have the right to make a complaint.  Please put the details in
writing and return to me at the above email address, your complaint will
then be dealt with in line with our corporate complaints procedure.  You
also have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner at the
following address:

Office of the Information Commissioner

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow 
Cheshire 
SK9 5AF
Telephone:   01625 545 700
[1]www.ico.gov.uk

 

Yours sincerely

 

Mrs Jarman 

Access to Information Team

 

For and on behalf of Ian W. Burns

Acting Assistant Chief Executive

Legal and Democratic Services

 

 

 

This document is strictly confidential and is intended only for use by the
addressee. If you are not the intended recipient, any disclosure, copying,
distribution or other action taken in reliance of the information
contained in this e-mail is strictly prohibited. Any views expressed by
the sender of this message are not necessarily those of the London Borough
of Havering. If you have received this transmission in error, please use
the reply function to tell us and then permanently delete what you have
received. This email was scanned for viruses by the London Borough of
Havering anti-virus services and on leaving the Authority was found to be
virus free. Please note: Incoming and outgoing e-mail messages are
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