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Early Help Strategy


This report will seek approval to the Early Help Strategy.The Strategy will provide the basis for providing help for children and families as soon as problems start to emerge or when there is a strong likelihood that problems will emerge in the future.


Access to Information

The report together with any other documents being considered (unless they contain exempt information) will be available for inspection 5 clear days before the decision is taken by the Cabinet. Copies are available on the Council's website or requested from Democratic Services Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR or email If you wish to submit information to the Cabinet about the item please also contact Democratic Services.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/12/2013

Decision due: 11 Feb 2014 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Mike O'Brien - It is with great sadness that Medway Council announces that Cllr Mike O’Brien passed away on Thursday 8 September 2016. Our deepest sympathy goes to his family and friends.

Lead director: Barbara Peacock

Department: Children and Adults

Contact: Helen Jones, Assistant Director – Commissioning, Business and Intelligence Email: Tel: 01634 334049.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Children and Young People

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