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Funding to third sector organisations for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD): FOI release

Published: 17 Oct 2018

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
17 Oct 2018
Funding to third sector organisations for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD): FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/18/02800
Date received: 3 October 2018  
Date responded: 15 October 2018
 
Information requested
 
You asked for funding received by third sector organisations and charities for anything related to Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in the last three years and also the amounts.
 
Response 
 

The answer to your question is outlined below.

We have provided funding to the following third sector organisations and charities:

Adoption UK Scotland

Financial Year

Amount

2018/19

£7,600

Sleep Scotland

Financial Year

Amount

2017/18

£24,314

2018/19

£21,000

We have also provided financial support for the following events:

Conferences

Financial Year

Amount

2016/17

£2,144

2018/19

£504

The Scottish Government supports the Clinicians Forum

FASD Clinicians Forum

Financial Year

Amount

2015/16

£800

2016/17

£960

2017/18

£2,229

2018/19

£6,600

 

For your interest we have also included funding that Health Boards have received for work on FASD:

NHS Board Allocations

Financial Year

Amount

2015/16

£65,858

2016/17

£171,000

2017/18

£250,949

2018/19

£240,750

Please note the current  National Clinical Adviser has no links to any of the above mentioned charities or third sector organisations.

Details of expenses for National Clinical Advisers can be found below:

National Clinical Advisers

Financial Year

Amount

2016/17

£10,630.76

2017/18

£9341.76

2018/19

£6,250

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