Decision Maker: Executive Member for Children, Young People & Learning
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Adoption Agency functions have been held by
Adopt Berkshire since December 2014 and the reports are an
opportunity to review how this arrangement is going and the impact
upon the children of Bracknell Forest who require adoption.
RESOLVED that the Bracknell Forest Adoption Service Annual Report 2018 - 19 [annex 1], Adopt Berkshire and Adopt Thames Valley Annual Report 2018 - 19 [annex 2] and the Adopt Thames Valley Statement of Purpose 2019 - 20 [annex 3] are approved.
The compilation and annual review of the Statement of Purpose for the Adoption Service is a requirement under Part 1, section 4, of the Local Authority Adoption Service (England) Regulations 2003.
None. It is a statutory requirement that the Statement of Purpose for the Adoption Service is reviewed annually and approved by the Executive Member.
Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Financial Impact: None
Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No.
Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director: People
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Family Placement Team
Children's Social Care Management Team
Children Young People & Learning Departmental Management Team
Contact: Peter Hodges, Head of Looked After Children Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01344 351532.
Publication date: 15/07/2019
Date of decision: 15/07/2019
Effective from: 23/07/2019