Decision details

Public consultation - Early Help and Children's Centres

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Report seeking approval to consult with the public and partner agencies on proposals to reduce the funding within Early Help and Children's Centres.




1)    Approve the commencement of public consultation, and

engagement with partner agencies on the proposed redesign of the Early Help service, including Children’s Centres and specific services for children with a disability as outlined in the report; and


2)    Approve an in-principle decision for public consultation if savings proposals to specific services for children with disability require this.

Report author: Chris Caley

Publication date: 01/02/2024

Date of decision: 01/02/2024

Decided at meeting: 01/02/2024 - Cabinet

Effective from: 09/02/2024

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