Issue details

Looked After Children Continuum of Care


This report will provide details of an outline business case to commission an integrated Continuum of Care that maximises the Council’s resources in a targeted way to secure the best outcomes for children and their families. The Cabinet will be asked to agree to consultation being undertaken on the proposals.


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: 13/06/2016

Decision due: 22 Nov 2016 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Andrew Mackness, Portfolio Holder for Children's Services - Lead Member (statutory responsibility, including education)

Lead director: Ian Sutherland

Contact: Justine Henderson, The Interim Head of Adults’ (25+), Partnership Commissioning and Better Care Fund Email: Tel: 01634 333185.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Children and Young People