The Alliance’s budget for 2020/21 was £79.2m to provide mental health services for an estimated working age population of 251,0801 which is £315 per person per year.
1. GLA Housing-Led mid-2021 Estimate
Lambeth also has the fifth highest levels for diagnosed psychosis in the country, and is in the top 25% for common mental illnesses.
We saw a big rise in the use of acute in-patient beds, with an average of 88.1 beds used in 2021/22 year, up 18% from 74.5 bedsin the previous year.
Our Single Point of Access received 7,465 introductions (referrals) in the year, up 25% from 5,962 in the previous year.
Our Crisis Outreach Service received 162 introductions, down 30% from 233 the previous year.
Our Short Term Support service received 2,082 introductions in 2021/22. This is down 9% from 2,288 in the previous financial year.
Our Focused Support service received 567 introductions in the year, down 7% from 613 in the previous year. This service discharged 449 people in the year, up 25% from359 people discharged in the previous year.