Decision details

Development of Family Hubs

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To present the outcome of the consultation on Family Hubs.

Decision:

RESOLVED

 

       i)          Cabinet agrees to the development into Family Hubs of those sites listed in Table 1 below for the reasons detailed in the report and particular in paragraph 6.10 of the report.

 

Table 1

Current Children’s Centre sites proposed to become Family Hubs

 

 

      ii)          Cabinet agrees that the sites detailed in Table 2 below will cease Children’s Centre provision, and seek alternative usage options for the reasons detailed in the report and in particular in paragraph 6.10 of the report.

 

Table 2

Current sites proposed to end existing Children’s Centre provision from,

seeking alternative usage options:

 

 

    iii)          Cabinet approved an approach to manage Family Hubs as set out in the report and in particular in paragraph 6.21 of the report, with health services being commissioned and the majority of other services being brought in-house.

 

   iv)          Cabinet delegated authority to the Strategic Director, Community Wellbeing in consultation with the Lead Member for Public Health, Culture and Leisure to tender and award a contract(s) to deliver health services from Family Hubs as detailed in appendix 4.

 

     v)          Cabinet delegated authority to approve requests to the Strategic Director, Children and Young People to Tender and Award some specific services to be delivered from Family Hubs as detailed in appendix 4.

 

 

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Nigel Chapman, Operational Director Integration & Improved Outcomes Email: nigel.chapman@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 4456.

Report author: Nigel Chapman

Publication date: 15/10/2019

Date of decision: 14/10/2019

Decided at meeting: 14/10/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 22/10/2019

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