953. Action following assessment.

953.     Action following assessment.

Where an assessment1 has identified secondary mental health services or community care services2 (not being secondary mental health services) which might help to improve, or prevent a deterioration in, an adult's3 mental health4 and one of the local mental health partners5 would be the responsible authority6 in relation to any such service, that partner must decide whether the provision of the service is called for7.