Issue details

Short Breaks for Children and Young People with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

1.         Approval to commence a competitive procurement process for Shortbreaks Service


2.         Delegate authority to the Corporate Director, People Services, following consultation with Portfolio Holder for Education and Social Services for Children and Young People, Portfolio Holder for Adults and Social Care and the Portfolio Holder for Finance & Resources, to award the contract.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure and Ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards/Areas affected: (All Wards/Areas);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/10/2021

Category: Community;

Urgent: No;

Decision due: 18 November 2021 by Cabinet

Lead Member: Councillor Christine Robson; Councillor Simon Brown

Lead member: Adults and Social Care Portfolio Holder, Education and Social Services for Children and Young People Portfolio Holder

Lead director: Paul Hewitt

Department: People Directorate

Contact: Corporate Director, People Email:

Consultation process

On-going consultation with stakeholders and current service users and or their families.


Agenda items


  • Agenda report and any related appendices