Children and Young People in Care: York's New Strategy 2016-2020
Decision Maker: Executive
Decision status: Decision Made
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
Purpose of Report: Children and young people in care are a priority group for the Council and its partners. This paper introduces the new Children in Care Strategy 2016-20 and seeks Council endorsement of the strategy which has been developed on the basis of consultation and input from children and young people in care, council colleagues and multi-agency partners.
The Executive will be asked to
· recommend Council endorsement of the Children in Care Strategy 2016 – 2020.
· recommend Council note the introduction of new strategic partnership arrangements and strengthened leadership to ensure the progress and delivery of the strategy.
Due to the volume of items to be considered at the June Executive, this issue has been slipped to the 14 July Executive.
Recommended:(i) That Council endorse the Children in Care
Strategy 2016-2020 (Annex 1 of the report).
(ii) That Council note the introduction of new
strategic partnership arrangements and strengthened leadership to ensure the progress and delivery of the strategy be noted.
Reason: To endorse the new children in care strategy.
Report author: Judy Kent
Publication date: 14/07/2016
Date of decision: 14/07/2016
Decided at meeting: 14/07/2016 - Executive