Issue details

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

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.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 29/06/2020

Decision due: 16 June 2020 by Director of Children and Families

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