Issue details

Children's independent visitors service

To approve a procurement exercise to identify an external provider to deliver an independent visitor service for Herefordshire’s Looked After Children.

The existing contract for the Independent Visitor service is due to end on 31st March 2020. Without a decision to re-tender these services, the Council would not be meeting its statutory duties as a corporate parent of looked after children.


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Abandoned

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/10/2019

Decision due: 25 November 2019 by Director of 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: Tel: 01432 383141.


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