Principles of the Corporate Parenting Advisory Committee
The Corporate Parenting Advisory Committee shall actively
work to promote the life chances of looked after children in the
care of Cardiff Council and those young people who are care
leavers. This shall be achieved through the Committees work
programme and key performance indicators.
The voice of
Children Looked After shall drive the Committee agenda and
The Committee shall
ensure their agenda focuses on what Children Looked After identify
as relevant for their growth and development.
Committee shall monitor services that shall be delivered across all
statutory and voluntary sector organisations.
Social Services, Health, and Education, the statutory agencies,
shall influence and share responsibility by listening to Children
Looked After to deliver relevant and dynamic services.
Parenting Strategy 2021-2024
Parenting Strategy 2021-2024 has been published which outlines
our commitments, challenges and key steps to support looked after
children and care leavers across the city.
Working together with partners and the wider
community, we all have a responsibility to support looked after
children and care leavers in order for them to be happy, safe and
As part of a consultation with looked after
children, five key priorities have been set out in the strategy
based on their personal views and experiences.
Improving emotional well-being and
Better connections, improved
A comfortable safe stable home whilst
in care and after
Educational achievement, employment and
Celebrating our children and young