Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To agree to re-tender the Children and Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing Service collaboratively with NHS North West London CCG through the Section 75 agreement.
The Portfolio Holder for Children’s Services outlined the content of the report and the Leader
RESOLVED: That the commencement of the re-procurement of the Children and Young People’s Emotional, Health and Well-Being Service collaboratively with NHS North-West London Integrated Care Board (ICB) for a 3-year term with the option to extend for a further 2 years via the agreement between the Council and North-West London CCG under Section 75 of the National Health Service Act 2006, be agreed.
Reason for Decision: To fulfil the statutory requirement of Local Authorities and NHS in commissioning health services for all children in their area; to support the corporate parenting responsibilities of local authorities which includes having a duty under section 22(3)(a) of the Children Act 1989 to safeguard and promote the welfare of the children they look after.
Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: As set out in the report.
Conflict of Interest relating to the matter declared by Leader/Dispensation Granted: None.
Report author: Interim Corporate Director People
Publication date: 22/09/2022
Date of decision: 21/09/2022
Decided at meeting: 21/09/2022 - Portfolio Holder Decision Meeting
Effective from: 30/09/2022