Decision details

Annual Safeguarding Report (Adults & Children)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet considered a joint report of Executive Director (Adults & Communities) and Executive Director (Children & Public Health) presenting the annual assurance assessment for the Chief Executive and Councillors regarding their responsibilities for safeguarding children and adults in Southend.



That the submitted report be noted and the actions detailed in Section 6 of the  report, be approved.


Other Options




Reasons for Recommendations


To keep the Council informed of the position in respect of safeguarding children and adults in Southend. 


Note: This is an Executive Function

Eligible for call-in to: People Scrutiny Committee

Cabinet Member: Cllr Harp

Report author: Tandra Forster

Publication date: 31/07/2020

Date of decision: 28/07/2020

Decided at meeting: 28/07/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 08/08/2020

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