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Freedom of information request response - 06123

FOI request

FOI ID number
06123
Regarding
Period Poverty
Request
  1. How many schools is your council responsible for?
    • Secondary schools:
    • Primary schools:

  2. Has the council identified ‘period poverty’ as a priority?
    • Yes / No

  3. How many schools provide or are due to provide paid-for sanitary provisions (e.g. sanitary towels,  tampons) for pupils?
    • Number of secondary schools:
    • Name of secondary schools:
    • Number of primary schools:
    • Number of primary schools:

  4. How many schools provide or are due to provide free sanitary products (e.g. sanitary towels, tampons) for pupils?
    • Number of secondary schools:
    • Name of secondary schools and format free sanitary products are provided e.g. basket in toilet, basket behind reception/school nurse, vending machine, on request to teacher:
    • Number of primary schools:
    • Number of primary schools and format free sanitary products are provided e.g. basket in toilet, basket behind reception/school nurse, on request to teacher:

  5. Does your council have funding allocated for period poverty and/or providing free sanitary products within schools?
    • Yes / No
    • If Yes:
    • Amount:
    • Over what time period:
    • Source:
    • What has this money been used for / been allocated for?

  6. Have you already invested or do you have plans to invest in any period poverty/free sanitary product measures? If so, please detail and include whether this has been completed or is planned for the future.

Our response

Response

Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for schools.

Go to Freedom of Information on Cumbria County Council’s website to make your FOI request.

Response date
09 May 2019