Issue details

Advocacy Services

To agree an extension of the current generic Advocacy Service contract subject to a broader review of advocacy contracts commissioned by the Council.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/09/2013

Decision due: 21 Nov 2013 by Cabinet

Lead member: Leader of the Council

Lead director: Chief Executive

Contact: Dawn Roberts, Executive Director - Corporate, Customer and Community Services The Courts, Carlisle CA3 8NA Email: dawn.roberts@cumbria.gov.uk Tel: 01228 226310.

Consultees

A review of the current service included case studies and interviews with people who have used the services, and further consultation activity will be planned in 2014, if the decision to extend the contract is agreed.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Scrutiny Management Board