Unaccompanied asylum seeking children

Rachael Dumigan made this Freedom of Information request to Sutton Borough Council

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Dear Sutton Borough Council,

I would be grateful if you could provide responses to the following questions under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 –

1. How many unaccompanied asylum seeking children are looked after by Sutton Children's Services?
Of these -
· What is the number of males and females?

· How many are living in borough?

· How many are living out of borough and in which boroughs are they living?

2. How many former unaccompanied asylum seeking children are looked after by Sutton?
Of these -
· What is the number of males and females?

· How many are living in borough?

· How many are living out of borough and in which boroughs are they living?

3. How many unaccompanied asylum seeking children are living in Sutton out of borough from another borough?

Yours faithfully,

Rachael Dumigan

Freedom Of Information, Sutton Borough Council

Dear Rachael Dumigan

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST - REF NO – F5873
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Wood Dilys, Sutton Borough Council

Dear  Ms Dumigan

 

I refer to your request for information received on 22 November 2013
relating to Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking children.   The response to your
enquiry is detailed below.

 

1.       How many unaccompanied asylum seeking children are looked after
by Sutton Children's Services?

 

6

 

Of these –

 

What is the number of males and females?   

 

5 Males and 1 Female

 

How many are living in borough?

 

None

 

How many are living out of borough and in which boroughs are they living?

 

6

           

5  -  London Borough of Croydon

1  -  London Borough of Lambeth

 

2.       How many former unaccompanied asylum seeking children are looked
after by Sutton?

23

 

Of these –

 

What is the number of males and females? 

 

19 males

4 Females

 

How many are living in borough?     

15

 

How many are living out of borough and in which boroughs are they living?
8

 

1 – London Borough of Lewisham

1 – London Borough of Haringey

1 – London Borough of Southwark

3 – London Borough of Croydon

1 – London Borough of Merton

1 – Address not known

 

3. How many unaccompanied asylum seeking children are living in Sutton out
of borough from another borough?  None

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Dilys Wood

Children's Services Administrator

Children, Young People and Learning Directorate

London Borough of Sutton

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