"My son's care in the community"

About: Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust The Walton Centre

(as a relative),

My son is a severe epileptic who also suffers post-ictal psychosis after seizures. In West Lancashire he has been under the care of the Mental Health Support Team in Skelmersdale and Ormskirk Scarisbrick Unit. He also receives care from The Walton Centre, Liverpool. His care over the years when he has been psychotic is to leave him to run around the streets in this state and more often to be arrested by the police. If he has been lucky enough to get to A&E he is usually discharged. This is the care in the community that my son receives and it is disgraceful.
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Response from Sarah Jones

Please can you contact us, with further details including your name and addresses and date of birth, so we can look into your comments in further detail. We would like to look further into matter for you and would ask you to contact our complaints service on 01772 695315 or freephone 0808 1441010.

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