Decision details

Annual Safeguarding Report - Children's Services 2022-23

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Cabinet considered a report of the Director of Children’s Services on safeguarding children activity within Children’s Services during 2022/23. During the discussion, the Director confirmed that a Refugee team had been established to support unaccompanied asylum-seeking children (UASC). It was recognised that those children had already been through trauma. The team was committed and passionate about supporting those children, with officers having learned languages and researched cultures to provide the best possible support.


The recommendations in the report were considered and agreed.  A decision record is attached to these minutes.


Publication date: 12/12/2023

Date of decision: 12/12/2023

Decided at meeting: 12/12/2023 - Cabinet

Date comes into force if not called in: 20/12/2023

Call-in deadline date: 19/12/2023

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