Dan along with Cllr Chris Stewart (who is a governor) visited Highfield Children's Centre in North West Ipswich. Highfield has just received another outstanding report from Ofstead.
Dan had the chance to meet some of the children who were enjoying themselves making cakes or playing in the outside area. He was shown around by Lil Newton head of the Children's Centre and had a great opportunity to see what makes Highfield such a fantastic place for young children to attend.
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Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Addictions: Health Services (19 Jul 2019)
Daniel Poulter: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 8 July 2019 to Question 270772 on Addiction Services, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of the number of medically-staffed inpatient detoxification beds in England; and if he will make a statement.
Drug Treatment Services (16 Jul 2019)
Daniel Poulter: I congratulate the hon. Member for Manchester, Withington (Jeff Smith) on securing the debate. I agree with everything he said. I draw the attention of Members to my declaration of interest as a practising NHS psychiatrist and as someone who has worked in drug addiction, or drug treatment, services. I do not intend to rehearse the discussion on the lack of, or reduction in, funding for the...