Children and Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Thursday 18 July 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Cabinet Suite - Shire Hall, Gloucester. View directions

Contact: Andrea Clarke 01452 324203 

No. Item


Apologies for absence


Declarations of interest

Please see note (a) at the end of agenda.


Minutes of the previous meetings pdf icon PDF 86 KB

The committee to receive the minutes of the meetings on Thursday 23 May 2019 and Friday 7 June 2019.

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Scrutiny Items


Safeguarding Children Annual Report 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 53 KB

The committee to receive the Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board Annual Report 2018/19.

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Safeguarding Children - Working Together 2018 New Arrangements pdf icon PDF 72 KB

The committee to be updated on the new governance arrangements that came into effect on 15 July 2019 to meet the requirements of Working Together to Safeguard Children (HMG July 2018).

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Children and Young People and the Criminal Justice System pdf icon PDF 592 KB

The committee to receive a presentation on the work/impact of the Children First initiative;

and verbal feedback from the visit to Gloucestershire by HMIP as part of their thematic inspection on youth resettlement.



Youth Justice Plan pdf icon PDF 66 KB

The committee to receive and comment on the plan.

The plan will be received by Cabinet on 24 July 2019 ahead of its adoption by Council on 18 September 2019.

Additional documents:

Work Programme 2019


Work Programme 2019 pdf icon PDF 88 KB