Decision details

Annual Review of the Barnsley Placement and Sufficiency Strategy for Children in Care and Care Leavers 2018-20 (Cab.2.10.2019/6)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes




(i)        that the progress made by the Council in meeting the Core Principle and aims of the refreshed Placement and Sufficiency Strategy for children in care and care leavers during 2018/19, as set out in the report, be noted; and


(ii)       that the action to be taken, within the current resource envelope, to address ongoing challenges in the placement of children requiring care, following the annual review, as detailed within Appendix 1 of the report, be noted.

Publication date: 08/10/2019

Date of decision: 02/10/2019

Decided at meeting: 02/10/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 09/10/2019

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