Decision details

Award of cooperation agreements for Early Permanence Practice in Adoption projects

Reference: D54786

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Children and Families approved the award of cooperation agreements to a number of local authorities as hosts of Regional Adoption Agencies to fund early permanence practice in adoption projects in support of the National Adoption Strategy. The agreements shall start on 01/01/22 and expire on 30/06/22. The maximum total funding value is £400,000 but the value of individual agreements vary. The highest individual value will be circa £50,000 to £60,000.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Catherine Henderson 0113 3785430.

Publication date: 12/01/2022

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