Decision Maker: Executive Member for Children, Young People & Learning
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
The Statement of Purpose sets out the
legislative and regulatory context under which Bracknell Forest
Council carries out the functions of the private fostering
The annual report provides details of activity over the financial year April 2018 to March 2019 and plans for the forthcoming year.
RESOLVED that the Statement of Purpose for Private Fostering Services 2019 - 2020 [annex 1] and Private Fostering Annual Report 2018 – 2019 [annex 2] are APPROVED.
The compilation and annual review of the Statement of Purpose for the Private Fostering Service is a requirement under the National Minimum Standards for Private Fostering, July 2005, Standard 1.
None. It is a requirement of the Minimum Standards that the local authority has a written Statement of Purpose in place for Private Fostering Services.
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
Fostering Service Team Meeting
Children's Social Care Management Meeting
People 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