Issue details

Sufficiency Strategy Children Services

To seek approval from Cabinet for the formal publication and implementation of the proposed Sufficiency Strategy for Gloucestershire Children’s Services.

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/05/2022

Decision due: 21 Sep 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Chris Spencer, Director of Children's Services chris.spencer@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Contact: Chris Spencer, Director of Children's Services Email: chris.spencer@gloucestershire.gov.uk.

Background papers

  • Sufficiency Strategy Children Services “Right Placement First Time” 2018 -2021 https://glostext.gloucestershire.gov.uk/ieDecisionDetails.aspx?ID=1221  
  • https://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/inform/children-and-young-people/2018-children-and-young-peoples-needs-analysis/  
  • Gloucestershire sufficiency Strategy - Semi – independent project (Trevone House)  
  • Southfield House Semi-independent Accommodation and Support Services for Young People https://glostext.gloucestershire.gov.uk/ieDecisionDetails.aspx?ID=1843  
  • Residential Children’s home Framework https://glostext.gloucestershire.gov.uk/ieDecisionDetails.aspx?ID=1696