Better use of Children's Centres
Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
The Cabinet considered a report of the Executive Director (Children and Public Health) presenting a range of options with respect to Children’s Centres to enhance the offer for young children and their families.
1. That the findings from the discovery and define stages of service design to date, be noted.
2. That the options for a future delivery model for Southend’s Children Centre offer as set out in paragraph 4.5 of the submitted report, be noted and that option 3, for the reasons set out in paragraph 4.6 of the report, be approved.
As set out in the submitted report
Reasons for recommendations:
To improve outcomes for children and maximise Children’s Centre use.
Note: This is an Executive Function
Eligible for call-in to: People Scrutiny Committee
Cabinet Member: Cllr Jones
Report author: Brin Martin
Publication date: 15/01/2021
Date of decision: 14/01/2021
Decided at meeting: 14/01/2021 - Cabinet