Decision details

Proposed opening of a new BMBC Managed Children's Residential Home (Cab.13.1.2021/10)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek Cabinet’s approval for the above matter in order to address the state of the market and growing demand for placements, particularly among older children including those with complex needs.


RESOLVED that Option 1 outlined in Paragraph 5.1 of the report now submitted for an additional 5 bed Local Authority residential unit to secure greater sufficiency and outcomes for Barnsley children be approved.

Publication date: 13/01/2021

Date of decision: 13/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 13/01/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/01/2021

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