Issue details

Medway Child Assessment Unit


This report will outline the options available to Medway Council to develop a provision that ensures a greater number of children and young people receive the right intervention, at the right time, a need highlighted during the ILACS inspection, as recommended by the Children and Young People Overview and Scrutiny Committee on 9 January 2020. (Cabinet decision no. 2/2020 refers). This report will be considered initially by this Committee on 7 January 2021.


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: Decision made

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/12/2020

Decision due: 12 Jan 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Mrs Josie Iles, Portfolio Holder for Children’s Services – Lead Member (statutory responsibility)

Lead director: James Williams

Department: Children and Adults

Contact: Andrew Willetts, Head of Partnership Commissioning, Resources and Youth Justice Email: Tel: 01634 338197.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Children and Young People

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