FOI Request - Young Carers with Mental Health Problems

Request 101000185580

The information requested relates to children and young people with mental health problems who are recognised as having additional support needs under the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004.  I request the following information:

(1) The number of children and young people in the authority area currently recognised as having a mental disorder, as defined by Section 328 of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 20013.

(2) In respect of the numbers of children and young people in (1) above, I seek the following information:
(a) The number in respect of whom the local authority has determined that they have additional support needs in terms of Section 1 of the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004, and
(b) the number who have a Co-ordinated Support Plan in terms of Section 1 of the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004.

Response 25-09-2013

This information is not held and is therefore exempt under Section 17 (1b) of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

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