Freedom of information request response - 06700

FOI request

FOI ID number
Aftercare fees

Please can you tell me what the upper limit is for the amount the council and NHS will pay towards aftercare fees under section 117.

Please can you also provide a list of care homes that are within this budget that you would supply to a patient and their family who are looking at aftercare options.

Please can you tell me how many people have received aftercare under section 117 of the Mental Health Act over the past 10 years? Please provide a figure for each year.

Our response


Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for adult social services/ hospitals.

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

Response date
07 February 2020