Approval for Herefordshire Adoption Service to join Adoption Central England (ACE) regional adoption agency
To approve the plan for Herefordshire Adoption
service to join Adoption Central England (ACE) regional adoption
The Department for Education published ‘Adoption: A vision for change’ in March 2016 which included the requirement for all local authorities to become part of a regional adoption agency by 2020.
Herefordshire would like to join ACE which is a regional adoption agency including Warwickshire, Coventry, Solihull and Worcestershire.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure and strategic nature / impact on communities;
Decision status: For Determination
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/11/2018
Decision due: 28 February 2019 by Cabinet
Lead member: Cabinet member children and families
Lead director: Director of Children and Families
Department: Children and Families
Contact: Gill Cox, Head of looked after children Email: Gill.Cox@herefordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01432 383738.
- Approval for Herefordshire Adoption Service to join Adoption Central England (ACE) regional adoption agency