Decision Maker: Executive Member for Children, Young People & Learning
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To provide information on the process, performance and impact of the multi-agency Life Chances Team for Children Looked After.
i) the work of Life Chances Team and the positive impact on outcomes for children looked after is noted.
ii) the proposed actions and developments for the Life Chances Team set out during the financial year 2017 – 2018 are noted.
1) The Review demonstrates that the model used for the Life Chances Virtual Team can have a positive impact on outcomes for children and on the efficiency of workers from different agencies and teams in working together.
2) The Life Chances Team provides the opportunity for the development of resources, skills and other activities to further improve outcomes for children.
No alternative options have been considered.
Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Financial Impact: There are no significant financial implications arising from this report.
Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No
Making Representations: In writing to the Director of Children Young People and Learning
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Life Chances Team
Children's Social Care Management Team
CYPL Departmental Management Team
Contact: Peter Hodges, Head of Looked After Children Email: email@example.com Tel: 01344 351532.
Publication date: 25/07/2018
Date of decision: 25/07/2018
Effective from: 02/08/2018