12 OCT 2015

Supporting Home-Start in Suffolk

Dr Dan spent time with families who have drawn support from the work of Home-Start East Ipswich and Coastal, including with mum of two Gillian Willmont from Framlingham, to hear about the invaluable work of the charity and how the programme has helped them to get the support they need. 

Home-Start is a charity which exists to help families with small children to get back on their feet in times of difficulty and to help parents build better lives for their children. Home-Start's hard-working and dedicated team of volunteers visit the family's home for a couple of hours every week and develop a trusting relationship with each family. For more information please visit http://www.homestarteastsuffolk.org.uk/.

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Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Acute Beds (12 Jul 2018)
Daniel Poulter: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many acute mental health beds there were in the NHS in England in each year since 2009.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Psychiatry: Consultants (12 Jul 2018)
Daniel Poulter: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 6 July 2018 to Question 158215 on Psychiatry: Consultants, how many Consultant Psychiatrists were employed in the NHS in each year since 2009, and how many FTE Consultant Psychiatrists were employed in the NHS in England in each year since 2009.