FOI Request - Looked After Children in Care Information
Can you tell me how many looked after children are in care for the years 2015,2016 and a breakdown of numbers for each area town or city and the reason for the child in care.
From 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2015 there were 260 children admitted into looked after care in Moray. A small number were repeat admissions.
From 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2016 there were 272 children admitted into looked after care in Moray. A small number were repeats admissions.
Dispersion throughout Moray according to ASG (Associated Schools Group)
|Forres ASG, covers Forres, Findhorn and Kinloss||11%||13.5%|
|Elgin – covers both ASGs for Elgin High and Elgin Academy||38.5%||35%|
|Out of Moray placement||23%||18%|
Other areas of Moray have not been included as numbers are as low as 1%, which could identify individuals and is therefore exempt under section 38(1)(b) of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002, personal information.