Issue details

Recommissioning of Herefordshire Intensive Support Service (HIPSS)

To approve the recommissioning of the Herefordshire Intensive Placement Support Service.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure and strategic nature / impact on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/06/2023

Decision due: 15 November 2023 by Cabinet member children and young people

Lead member: Cabinet member children and young people

Lead director: Corporate Director - Children & Young People

Department: Children and Young People

Contact: John Burgess, Senior Commissioning Officer Email:, Ellie Sheers, Commissioning Support Officer Email: Tel: 01432 261525.


Consultation is being carried out with current service provider along with Children and young people, Foster Carers and Social Work staff whom have had experience with the service.