Issue details

Sufficiency Strategy - Children's Services

To review and approve the new three year Sufficiency Strategy for Gloucestershire County Council Children’s services.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/02/2018

Decision due: 30 Jan 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member - Children's Safeguarding and Early Years

Contact: Chris Spencer, Director of Children's Services Email:


Extensive consultation with
Extensive Consultaion wiht:

Care Leavers
Young people accessing supporting people services
Young People in care (in and out of county)
Young ambassadors
Providers (Independent Foster Agencies, Residential and Semi –independent)
Children’s services workforce

Scrutiny Input: None

Planned Dates: Consultation will take place during January and February 2018


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