08 December 2016
Update on consultation to changes of Place of Safety
AWP is currently pausing the consultation on s.136 Place
of Safety, following the workshop held by Keith Pople on 29
November, at which representation was made concerning the interests
of Swindon service users and residents.
The Trust has agreed to wait until the outcome of the workshop
is published, to consider the implications before re-publishing the
consultation. This is envisaged to be within two weeks of the
We remain committed to improving our Place of Safety provision
to ensure it is of a standard which offers a good service user
experience and satisfies regulatory requirements.