To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department will set a target for wait times upon referrals to the Veterans High Intensity Service for mental health.
17 June 2022
There are no plans to set a target waiting time for referrals to the Op COURAGE High Intensity Service. This service augments existing provisions and veterans will receive support within Op COURAGE or mainstream mental health services such as the Crisis Team. The following table below shows the average waiting time for an assessment in the Transition, Intervention and Liaison Service, the Complex Treatment Service and the High Intensity Service within Op COURAGE from January to April 2022. Data for May is not yet available.
Transition, Intervention and Liaison Service
Complex Treatment Service
High Intensity Service