Help Support and Advocacy Service, April 2016 - March 2017
Locality report: Plymouth
Outcomes ("Distance travelled")
Outcomes are most useful and informative when measured at the time when a case is closed. 
The tables below show the distance travelled for closed cases, under each issue,
and also report the number of cases with each issue that were still open at the end of the period.
Social Isolation (n=26)
Cases closed during the period 8
Cases still open at the end of the period: 18
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 26 74%
Social Isolation : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 7 88%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 1 13%
8
Anxiety (n=22)
Cases closed during the period 6
Cases still open at the end of the period: 16
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 22 63%
Anxiety : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 5 83%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 1 17%
6
Confusion around Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity (n=17)
Cases closed during the period 7
Cases still open at the end of the period: 10
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 17 49%
Confusion around Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 6 86%
No change: 1 14%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 0%
7
Internalised Phobia (n=18)
Cases closed during the period 5
Cases still open at the end of the period: 13
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 18 51%
Internalised Phobia : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 4 80%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 1 20%
5
Access barriers / Discrimination (n=12)
Cases closed during the period 6
Cases still open at the end of the period: 6
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 12 34%
Access barriers / Discrimination : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 6 100%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 0%
6
Depression (n=14)
Cases closed during the period 3
Cases still open at the end of the period: 11
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 14 40%
Depression : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 3 100%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 0%
3
Self-harming (n=11)
Cases closed during the period 5
Cases still open at the end of the period: 6
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 11 31%
Self-harming : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 4 80%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 1 20%
5
Suicide and Parasuicide (n=6)
Cases closed during the period 3
Cases still open at the end of the period: 3
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 6 17%
Suicide and Parasuicide : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 3 100%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 0%
3
Grief Loss and Bereavement (n=4)
Cases closed during the period 1
Cases still open at the end of the period: 3
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 4 11%
Grief Loss and Bereavement : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 1 100%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 0%
1
Crime (n=4)
Cases closed during the period 2
Cases still open at the end of the period: 2
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 4 11%
Crime : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 1 50%
No change: 1 50%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 0%
2
Anger management (n=4)
Cases closed during the period 1
Cases still open at the end of the period: 3
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 4 11%
Anger management : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 1 100%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 0%
1
School Attendance (n=1)
Cases closed during the period 0
Cases still open at the end of the period: 1
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 1 3%
School Attendance : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 0 #DIV/0!
No change: 0 #DIV/0!
Situation has worsened: 0 #DIV/0!
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 #DIV/0!
0
Workplace and Employment problems (n=4)
Cases closed during the period 2
Cases still open at the end of the period: 2
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 4 11%
Workplace and Employment problems : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 1 50%
No change: 1 50%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 0%
2
Substance Abuse / Self-Medication (n=3)
Cases closed during the period 1
Cases still open at the end of the period: 2
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 3 9%
Substance Abuse / Self-Medication : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 0 0%
No change: 0 0%
Situation has worsened: 0 0%
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 1 100%
1
Food and Eating problems (n=1)
Cases closed during the period 0
Cases still open at the end of the period: 1
Total cases affected by this issue in this period: 1 3%
Food and Eating problems : outcomes from closed caselogs
Positive outcome: 0 #DIV/0!
No change: 0 #DIV/0!
Situation has worsened: 0 #DIV/0!
Situation has worsened for external reasons: 0 #DIV/0!
0
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