Issue details

Review of the financial support offered to care leavers in light of the new requirments placed on the Local Authority from the Children and Social Work Act 2017

To update Cabinet Member on the requirements of the new Act and to request a review of the financial procedures for care leavers. This review of procedures will confirm support offered to care leavers and form part of the Local Offer. Cabinet Member will be asked to consider the proposals and confirm the support offered

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/10/2018

Decision due: 29 Nov 2018 by CPH Children and Education
Reason: Select Decision Making session

Lead member: CPH Children and Education

Lead director: Director of Children's Services & Skills

Department: Children's Services & Skills Directorate

Contact: Frank McSheffrey, Assistant Director for Children, Young People and Families Email: fmcsheff@solihull.gov.uk Darren Bishton - 0121 788 4283.

Consultation process

Consultation has taken place with young people (care leavers) staff and key managers of the service

Making Representations: 19 November 2018

Decisions

Agenda items

Documents

  • Review of the financial supported offered to care leavers in light of the new requirments placed on the Local Authority from the Children and Social Work Act 2017  
  • Review of the financial supported offered to care leavers in light of the new requirments placed on the Local Authority from the Children and Social Work Act 2017