Issue - decisions

Children and Young People's Emotional Wellbeing Service

22/09/2022 - Children and Young People's Emotional Wellbeing Service

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.