Decision details

Right Home, Right Support - A Commissioning Strategy For Accommodation And Support For Children Looked After

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The placement strategy sets out how Cardiff will meet the assessed needs of children looked after to enable them achieve the best possible outcomes by providing them with high quality, cost effective placements, when it is necessary for children to be looked after by Cardiff Council.





1.            the Right Home Right Support Accommodation and Support Commissioning Strategy for Children Looked After (“the Commissioning Strategy”) be approved, and the Market Position Statement be noted and;


2.            authority be delegated to the Director of Social Services in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Children and Families, the s151 Officer and the Director of Governance and Legal services to progress all Business Cases and undertake all required steps in order to implement the Commissioning Strategy. 


Publication date: 22/11/2019

Date of decision: 21/11/2019

Decided at meeting: 21/11/2019 - Cabinet

Effeithiol O: 04/12/2019

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