Reference 2019-693

REF:            2019-693

Subject:        People with a dementia diagnosis have been detained under the Mental Health Act 1983

 

Request:

Please can you tell me over the last five financial years how many people with a dementia diagnosis have been detained under the Mental Health Act 1983 under section 2 or section 3 of the act? Please specify whether section 2 or section 3 was used.

Please specify where each person was detained e.g. hospital name?

Please can you also tell me how many people with a dementia diagnosis who were detained under the Mental Health Act have subsequently been turned down for after-care by a care home and if more than one care home has turned down after-care please can you state how many homes have done so?

 

 

Response:

We do not hold this information, you will to contact Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust.

 

https://www.gmmh.nhs.uk/