Issue details

Development of an offer for children with disabilities

Report of the Cabinet Member for Children’s Social Care, proposing the implementation of a new eligibility criteria and short break offer for children with disabilities.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward or a significant community;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/02/2018

Decision due: 20 Mar 2018 by Cabinet

Decision due: 21 Mar 2018 by Council

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children's Social Care

Lead director:

Department: Children's Social Care Portfolio

Contact: Sandra Jerrim, Senior Commissioning Officer Email: Tel: 023 8024 1326.

Consultation process

A formal 12 week consultation has been undertaken.
Councillor briefings
Council Management meetings


Fornal consulation notified to members of the Parent Carer Forum, all SENCO leads in the 75 schools in Southampton , SEND charities and all members of the Buzz Network, which includes Jigsaw members

Public Comments may be sent to: Sandra Jerrim at


Agenda items


  • Development of an offer for children with disabilities