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Q&A on health services in secure children’s homes and secure training centres

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Earlier this year the Department of Health announced the start of a phased project to transfer commissioning responsibility for health services in secure children's homes and secure training centres in England to the NHS.

Please read this questions and answers document that has been produced following the announcement

This is a cross government initiative, which includes the Department for Education, the Youth Justice Board and the Ministry of Justice working with the sector.