Agenda

Venue: Hereford Town Hall, St Owen Street, Hereford, HR1 2PJ

Contact: Sarah Buffrey, Democratic Services Officer 

Link: Watch the recording of this meeting on the Herefordshire Council Youtube Channel

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence

To receive apologies for absence

2.

Named Substitutes

To receive details of members nominated to attend the meeting in place of a member of the committee.

3.

Declarations of interest

To receive declarations of interest in respect of Schedule 1, Schedule 2 or Other Interests from members of the committee in respect of items on the agenda.

 

4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 211 KB

To approve and sign the minutes of the meeting on 20 May – not available at the time of despatch. The minutes of the previous meeting will circulated as a supplement ahead of the meeting.

5.

Questions from members of the public

To receive any written questions from members of the public.

Deadline for receipt of questions is 5:00pm on Tuesday 25 May.

Accepted questions and answers will be published as a supplement prior to the meeting. Please submit questions to: councillorservices@herefordshire.gov.uk

 

6.

Questions from members of the council

To receive any written questions from members of the council.

Deadline for receipt of questions is 5:00pm on Tuesday 25 May.

Accepted questions and answers will be published as a supplement prior to the meeting. Please submit questions to: councillorservices@herefordshire.gov.uk

 

7.

Children's services improvement plan pdf icon PDF 380 KB

To note receipt of the non statutory Improvement Notice, establishment of Improvement Board and the involvement and role of scrutiny in the Children Services Improvement Plan.

Additional documents:

8.

Looked after children performance report pdf icon PDF 518 KB

To update the Scrutiny Committee about progress in relation to the Local Authority’s Corporate Parenting Duties and to answer key questions of the Committee.

 

Additional documents:

9.

Update on peer on peer abuse recommendations pdf icon PDF 239 KB

To receive an update on the recommendations and progress arising from the reviews in respect of peer on peer abuse.

 

Additional documents:

10.

Report of work of prevent and disrupt group to address child exploitation and the current risk of exploitation in Herefordshire pdf icon PDF 215 KB

To provide detail on the work of the prevent and disrupt group to address child exploitation in Herefordshire.

Additional documents:

11.

Work programme review pdf icon PDF 293 KB

To review the attached work programme for 2021-22.

12.

Date of next meeting

The date of the next meeting is 27 July 2021.