Service Reviews - Safeguarding, Supporting and Educating Young People
Please note this is part of an ongoing dialogue to inform the service review process and is not a consultation.
The Review looked at how we support children and young people in the city, including safeguarding and functions to support positive outcomes for the most vulnerable and disadvantaged.
- Social work
- Adoption and fostering
- Care leavers
- Residential children’s homes
- The youth offending service
- Family support.
It also revisited education services which was reviewed earlier in the year and includes
- Early years
- School admissions
- Education and school support and services.
There's more information in the Safeguarding, Supporting and Educating Young People Green Paper which is attached below and also available at www.birminhgam.gov.uk/servicereviews
A summary of comments received on Safeguarding, Supporting and Educating Young People is on page 6 of the Summary of Dialogue attached below, with more detail on page 42.
These were fed into a White Paper ‘Planning Birmingham’s Future and Budget Consultation 2014-15’ and the budget setting process for 2014/15.
The White Paper outlined plans for the future of the city council, showing how we can continue to work towards our objectives with far less money.
- Summary of Service Review Dialogue (all reviews), 168.5 kB (PDF document)