The in house provision will be increasing as The Elms shortbreaks home in Workington is transferring to local authority control from Cumbria Partnership NHS Trust. Cabinet will be asked to consider a proposal developed in conjunction with Cumbria Parent Carer Forum for the future provision of shortbreaks.
The decision will focus on commissioning both activity and overnight shortbreaks in three areas (Allerdale and Copeland, Barrow and South Lakeland, and Carlisle and Eden).
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;
Decision status: For Determination
Divisions affected: (All Divisions);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/10/2015
Anticipated restriction: Private - View reasons
Decision due: 17 Dec 2015 by Cabinet
Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children's Services
Lead director: Executive Director - People (Deputy Chief Executive)
Contact: John Macilwraith, Executive Director - People (Deputy Chief Executive) The Courts, Carlisle CA3 8NA Email: email@example.com Tel: 01228 226833.
There have been two face to face consultation
events with parents and ongoing online consultation.
Further face to face consultations will be undertaken in the run up to Cabinet.
In addition there was consultation with young people in September
Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Children & Young People's Scrutiny Advisory Board