A Council 'Pledge' to Looked After Children in York
Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for Children and Young People's Services, Executive Member for Children & Young People's Services
Decision status: Decision Made (subject to call-in)
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Purpose of report: This report will present
the work of York’s Children in Care Council – known as
the - Show Me That I Matter Panel, to develop a Council Pledge to
Looked After Children. The Pledge describes a series of
undertakings by the Council about the nature and quality of care
Looked After Children in York can expect. The report will also set
out how York’s Strategic Partnership for Looked After
Children will ensure that the Pledge is delivered and monitored.
The Executive Member is asked
to: Agree a Council Pledge to Looked After Children.
Note: This report has been deferred to the January meeting to enable the Pledge to be developed in a variety of media forms to ensue that it is accessible and widely promoted to all Looked After Children/Young People
RESOLVED: That the Pledge to Looked After Children in York be endorsed.
REASON: This is a document that will shape and inform the strategic priorities and work to support improved outcomes for Looked After Children.
Report author: Eoin Rush
Publication date: 11/01/2011
Date of decision: 11/01/2011
Date comes into force if not called in: 14/01/2011
Call-in deadline date: 13/01/2011