Agenda and decisions

Executive Member Decisions - Resources
Thursday, 26th March, 2020 10.00 am

Venue: Civic Centre, Pontypool

Contact: Democratic Services Team 

Items
No. Item

1.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

2.

REQUEST FOR USE OF STRATEGIC CHANGE RESERVE pdf icon PDF 227 KB

To seek approval to access funds from the Strategic Change Reserve to fund a new social care practice model for up to 2 years, in order to implement and continually promote a strength / asset-based social care practice model and risk assessment & management tools across all functions of children and family services, early help and partner agencies within Torfaen. The recommended framework will be instrumental in working with families and building on their strengths to improve outcomes and life chances to children, young people, parents and families, supporting the Welsh Government’s mandate to safely reduce the number of children becoming looked after.

Additional documents:

Decision:

Approval to the use of the Strategic Change Reserve to fund the new Practice Model across Children and Family Services, Early help and partner agencies for up to 2 years, at a total cost of up to £100,000 over the 2 year implementation.