Issue details

Intensive Support for Staffordshire Children with Disabilities

Proposals for commissioned support provision for children with disabilities who are eligible for Social Care support in their own home, in accordance with the requirements of the Children Act 1989, and also the Short Breaks for Parents

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 18/03/2021

Decision due: 21 Jul 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children and Young People

Lead director: Director for Children and Families

Department: Children and Families

Contact: Natasha Moody Email: Tel: 07976 191079.


We will engage with service users, current (and potential future) independent sector support providers, and Children Disability Social work teams to develop effective, deliverable, value for money solutions which meet our statutory requirements . We will also work closely with Adult Social Care commissioning colleagues to ensure complementarity of commissioned support, and to help us overcome the limitations in the breadth of the current market for Children

Public or Private Decision: Public

Service Area: Families and Communities Commissioning


Agenda items


  • Intensive Support for Staffordshire Children with Disabilities