Decision details

Digital provision for seeking children and young people’s views when they are supported by social care or early help services

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To extend the council’s subscription for Mind of My Own for up to 12 months from 1st June 2020 to 31st May 2021. This will be at a maximum cost of £7,605. During the extension period, a review of commissioning options will be undertaken to include the following options to inform a new commissioning decision:
• Risks and opportunities for making use of freely available social media platforms
• developing a bespoke on-line application in-house
• undertaking a tender exercise for a costed off-the-shelf tailored application
• decommissioning the service.

Contact: Chris Baird, Director for children and families Email: Tel: 01432 260264.

Publication date: 29/06/2020

Date of decision: 16/06/2020

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