Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children 2016-2020

Did the council receive or transfer unaccompanied asylum seeking children (UASC) under the National Transfer Scheme Protocol for Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children between 2016 and 2020? Yes, DCC participated in all years listed above How many UASC were transferred into … Continue reading

First 20 children taken in to care

In relation to the first 20 cases of children that were taken into care (either interim or full) by your authority in the 2021 calendar year please provide me with the following information in connection with each of these cases. … Continue reading

Sufficiency of childcare data

I would like to request without delay a copy of the data of sufficiency of childcare in the Dawlish and Teignmouth areas. This information is available on this Devon County Council webpage.  

Residential Care Placements

Are you a member of a DPS framework or regional system for the procurement of Residential Care placements of young people between the ages of 7-17? Our framework for the procurement of children’s home placements is a Peninsula Framework which … Continue reading

Looked after children placement and care homes

1. Please could you supply the name, job title, email address and telephone number of the commissioner with responsibility for Looked After Children and/or placements in children’s care homes. Nick Scribbins, Commissioning Manager, Children’s services, nick.scribbins@devon.gov.uk For questions 2 through … Continue reading

Residential Family Centres

1. Please provide the name and contact details of the commissioner with responsibility for residential family centre placements. 2. Please could you provide the average fee paid to an independent residential family centre for a 12 week residential programme. 3. … Continue reading

Referrals to children’s services

I would like the following information relating to childrens/social services: For the following years: 2017/18, 2018/19, 2019/20 and 2021: 1) The total number of referrals made to Children’s Services There were a total of 5,630 children referred to Children’s Services … Continue reading