Decision details

Special Guardianship Support proposals

Reference: D54021

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


a) Confirm recommendations agreed within the one adoption West Yorkshire board for establishing a sub-regional policy.
b) Specific recommendations with regards to local arrangements specific to the Leeds offer for special guardianship orders agreed.
c) That revised policies and procedures are put in place along with service training to set establish the local authorities Special Guardianship Support Arrangements.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Ruth Terry, Chief Officer, Children's Social Work 0113 3783623 Email:

Publication date: 22/04/2021

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