Issue details

Review and Redesign of Lancashire's Short Break Offer for Children and Young People with Disabilities

This report provides an update to Cabinet regarding the review of Lancashire's Short Break offer, following the Cabinet decision on 8 August 2019.


The report sets out a number of recommendations in relation to the delivery of a redesigned Short Break Offer, that will enable the county council to fulfil its statutory responsibilities in relation to the sufficiency of provision of short breaks for children and young people with disabilities, and their parents and carers. 


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part I  -

Decision due: 12 Mar 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Schools

Lead director: Executive Director of Education and Children's Services

Contact: Helen Makinson Email: Tel: 01772 536645, Fiona Harris Email: Tel: 01772 536780, Dr Sally Richardson Email:


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