Better for Children: Lancashire's Children's Services Development Plan
Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
The Ofsted re-inspection of Children's Services in June 2018 noted significant improvements, with an overall effectiveness judgement of 'requires improvement' to be good, and 'good' for our adoption service. However, there is still more to do to ensure that all children receive a consistently good service. The Better for Children: Lancashire's Children's Services Development Plan sets out the actions required to address the 11 recommendations in the report, further improving the quality of practice and outcomes for children.
This is deemed to be a Key Decision and the provisions of Standing Order C19 have been complied with.
Cabinet approved the recommendations as set out in the report.
Date of decision: 03/12/2018
Effective from: 07/12/2018