Decision Maker: CPH Children and Education Decision Session
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To Recommend for 2021/22
i)The fees and allowances paid to Foster Carers; ii) The charges made to other local authorities for foster placements; iii) The level of other care payments/allowances.
The Cabinet Member RESOLVED to:
(i) Approve the proposed allowances, fees, payment rates and charges to other Local Authorities for 2021/22 - Appendix A;
(ii) Approve the Guidance for Foster Carers on appropriate use of the Foster Allowance - Appendix B;
(iii) Approved the proposed Financial Support for SMBC Foster Carers - Appendix C; and
(iv) Approve the Fostering Fee Scheme for SMBC Foster Carers - Appendix D.
Report author: CPH Children and Education Decision Session
Publication date: 23/02/2021
Date of decision: 22/02/2021
Decided at meeting: 22/02/2021 - CPH Children and Education Decision Session
Effective from: 03/03/2021