Children’s social care out of hours emergency duty service
To approve the recommendations for the provision of an out of hours emergency duty service for children’s social care from October 2019.
As a result of Worcestershire County Council transferring their children services to Worcestershire Children First on 1 October 2019, it is proposed that the current contract for the Herefordshire Emergency Duty Team (EDT) service with Worcestershire County Council is terminated and a new contract is awarded to Worcestershire Children First. This proposal will ensure continuity of this business critical service.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure;
Decision status: For Determination
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/08/2019
Decision due: 18 September 2019 by Cabinet member children and families
Lead member: Cabinet member children and families
Lead director: Director of Children and Families
Department: Children and Families
Contact: Sandra Griffiths, Commissioning officer Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01432 383141.
- Children’s social care out of hours emergency duty service