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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Mental Health


Local Authority area:

East Renfrewshire

Primary Courts of relevance:

Paisley Sheriff Court, and East Renfrewshire residents sentenced in other courts including Glasgow

All information provided by:

East Renfrewshire Community Justice Partnership

East Renfrewshire Community Justice Information

Published: 30 November 2021

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In Spring 2022, the information will be reviewed and updated where required. Thereafter a review, and any necessary revisions, will take place three times annually.

Community Payback Order: Treatment: Mental Health

Interventions suitable for

Available for all offence types for East Renfrewshire service users. Male and female 16 +

Programme Title and Provider

Treatment: mental health

Details of all Specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

The purpose of imposing a mental health treatment requirement is to ensure that an individual who has been diagnosed with a mental health condition and/or learning disability which contributes to the individual’s offending receives support, care and treatment to enable them to improve their mental health in terms of their mental health needs. People who are made subject to such a requirement will be supported by East Renfrewshire Council Mental Health Team.

Possible Outcomes

This serves to aid compliance with the Order and promote the welfare of the person, whilst addressing their Mental Health and wellbeing issues

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Assessment re-suitability will be within Criminal Justice Social Work Reports on the basis of mental health assessment as to appropriateness for intervention and planned service provision.