To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many inpatient mental health beds there are that are suitable for children; and where those beds are situated.
NHS England’s Capacity and Demand Review identified 1,449 children and young people’s mental health inpatient beds (Tier 4) beds at 1 April 2017. The table shows the regions in which these beds are situated.
Midlands and East
Source: NHS England
By 2020/21, inappropriate placements to inpatient beds for children and young people will be eliminated: including both placements to inappropriate settings and to inappropriate locations far from the family home (out of area treatments).