To receive a report from the Director of Children’s Services providing an update on the Hampshire Youth Offending Team and their annual Service Plan.
The Children and Families Advisory Panel received a report from the Director of Children’s Services providing an update on Hampshire’s Youth Offending Team’s (YOT) Service Plan. This plan is a statutory requirement of the Youth Justice Board.
The Panel noted that Hampshire’s YOT worked with approximately 500 children at any one time, some of which can be subject to a statutory order while others are managed under Youth Crime Prevention.
The Panel heard how the Service Plan combines both Youth Justice Board and Hampshire County Council requirements and includes an overview of the previous year’s achievements and the risks to future delivery and how they will be managed.
Cllrs also received the YOT priorities which had been created with reference to the Serving Hampshire Strategic Plan 2017-21 and the Children and Young People’s Plan 2019-21.
Resolved: That the panel note the work of Hampshire Youth Offending Team and Youth Justice Plan for Hampshire 2019/20.