Statistics & aggregate data for Hackney's Children's Service?

Clive Carter made this Freedom of Information request to Hackney Borough Council

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Dear Hackney Borough Council,

1. How many applications for Care Orders have been made in the last accounting year?

2. How many children were:

(A) received into the interim care of the LA?
(B) accommodated under S. 20?
(C) made the subject of Full Care Orders?
(D) made the subject of Placement Orders?
(E) made the subject of Special Guardianship Orders?
(F) adopted ?

3. How many applications were made for:

(A) emergency protection orders?
(B) interim care orders?
(C) final care orders?
(D) placement orders?
(E) special guardianship orders?

And how many have been refused by a court?

4. How many S. 47 inquiries were undertaken by the LA? Please break
down by:

(A) allegations against parents?
(B) allegations against foster careers?
(C) allegations against agency staff?
(D) allegations against LA staff?

5. Please provide a schedule of the outcomes of the inquiries
referred to above, in each category, specifying the result of the
inquiry in each case.

6. How many children were in the care of the Council at the
beginning and at the year end?

7. How many professionals have been referred to LADO and how many
investigations involved:

(A) a S. 47 inquiry?
(B) a police investigation?
(C) allegations that were unfounded?

Please provide a percentage breakdown of the types of allegations
investigated.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Clive Carter

Administrator,

Dear Clive Carter,

Thank you for logging your Information Request.

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Dear "Administrator",

(I have no real name or further identification)

Statistics and aggregate data
for Hackney's Children's Service
_____________________________

On 13 May 2013 I received your brief acknowledgement of my Freedom of Information Request (above).

I should have received a response by 10 June 2013 (yesterday). This is what the law requires - i.e. 20 working days (or one month). What is the reason please, why I have not received any response?

Thank you,

Yours sincerely,

Clive Carter

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Jade Mercieca,

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Dear Clive Carter,
 
Please find attached a correspondence regarding your Freedom of
Information request,
 
Kind regards,
Jade
 
Jade Mercieca
Service Support Officer | Children & Young People's Services
London Borough of Hackney
Hackney Service Centre
1 Hillman Street, Hackney
London E8 1DY
 
Tel: 0208 356 3677
 

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Jade Mercieca
Hackney Council

Dear Jade Mercieca,

I trust that you have not forgotten about my Freedom of Information Request for statistics relating to Hackney's Children's Service.

The statutory period for answer is 20 (twenty) working days and Section 16 of the Act mandates helpfulness on the part of agencies subject to the Act.

Perhaps you could give an indication of progress together with an estimate of when a reply can be expected?

Thank you.

Yours sincerely,

Clive Carter

Karen Tolson,

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Dear Mr Carter,
 
Please find attached letter regarding your Freedom of Information request.
 
Regards,
 
Karen Tolson
Information Management Officer
Finance and Resources Directorate
t 020 8356 6286
e [1][email address]
w [2]www.hackney.gov.uk

Hackney Council may exercise its right to intercept any communication, the
only exception to this would be confidential survey data, with any
employee or agent of the Council using its telephony or data networks.
By using these networks you give your consent to Hackney Council
monitoring and recording your communication.
If you have received this e-mail in error please delete it immediately and
contact the sender.
For further information about Hackney Council policies please contact
Hackney Service Centre on: 020 8356 3000.

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Ranna McArdle,

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Dear Clive Carter

Please find attached our response to your request for information received on 13 May 2013.

Yours sincerely

Ranna McArdle
Executive Support Officer
CYPS
Hackney Service Centre
1 Hillman Street
London E8 1DY

Tel: 020 8356 6169
Email: [email address]