Leeds City Council (LCC) Children & Families have been undertaking a review of clusters. The purpose of the review is to build on the strengths already in place in clusters and to ensure a greater level of consistency of approach and clarity of shared expectations to ensure a high quality needs led city wide consistent approach to offering Early Help at a local level.
The delegated decision is required to:
1) Approve the revised funding formula to be used to distribute the LA contribution to clusters.
2) Provide approval for the LA to enter into co-operation agreements with clusters in respect of the LA funding contribution to clusters.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;
Decision status: For Determination
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/11/2020
Decision due: Not before 10th Dec 2020 by Director of Children and Families
Lead director: Director of Children and Families
Department: Children and Families
Contact: Victoria Gabriel, Service Delivery Manager for Family Support 0113 3785703 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Face to face consultation has taken place with Targeted Services Leaders (TSL) and Cluster Chairs.
A smart (online) survey was also undertaken with all clusters.
The stakeholder reference group meet 6 weekly.
Consultation has taken place and will continue to take place with clusters throughout the review via Cluster Chairs & TSL’s and with the Cluster stakeholder reference group.
Portfolio Holder: The Executive Member for Children & Families