Executive post

Cabinet Member for Children and Families


The portfolio is responsible for:


·        Designated Lead Member for Children’s Services pursuant to Section 19 of the Children Act 2004

·        Child protection & safeguarding

·        Looked after children and care leavers

·        Child exploitation

·        Family support and social care for children with specific needs (disabilities)

·        Child and adolescent mental health services.

·        Youth Justice service

·        Children and family centres

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