Decision details

Small Homes for People with Learning Disabilities Review – Phase 2

Decision Maker: CPH Adult Social Care and Health Decision Session

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The Cabinet Portfolio Holder:-

(i)approved that the Council continued to be a direct provider of small residential care homes for people with learning disabilities;

(ii) noted the measures taken to ensure that the small homes service continued to provide good service quality and demonstrate efficiency and value for money;

(iii) noted the intention of the CCG to cease its block funding of £1.6m for the small homes service; and

(iv) approved the proposals for the delivery of Medium Term Financial Strategy (MTFS) savings of £321k, noted there was a red risk in respect of £279k MTFS savings in 2020/21, and that the Adult Care and Support Directorate was considering, through the MTFS, how to mitigate the risk.

Report author: Mike Strauss

Publication date: 24/10/2018

Date of decision: 23/10/2018

Decided at meeting: 23/10/2018 - CPH Adult Social Care and Health Decision Session

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