Issue details

Observational Contact Service

Since April 2013 the contract for observational contact for children in care has been commissioned externally. This contract has ended, with no option to extend so there is need to explore procurement options to continue to fulfil our statutory duty to provide contact. 

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure/savings > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/05/2019

Scrutiny Committee: Children, Young People and Family Support Scrutiny Committee;

Department: People Services

Contact: Paul Dempsey Email: Tel: 0114 2736463.

Date agenda documents available: 25/11/19