• Numbers of Children Accommodated

    Q1. How many children are currently accommodated by your local authority under section 20 of the Children Act 1989? 154 (as at 18 March 2019). Q2. Of the children in Q1, how many have been accommodated under section 20 for … Continue reading

  • LGBT fostering and adoption applications

    The answers below are for the last 3 completed financial years, 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18.  The figures are for each application which could have been made either by a single person or by a couple. “How many couples/individuals applied to … Continue reading

  • Eclipse implementation costs

    Please provide details of all implementation costs associated with the move to Eclipse, broken down into: – Payments to OLM for implementation services (including data migration, training etc) £156,000 – Payments to third parties in respect of implementation services £17,000 … Continue reading

  • Young Carer Numbers, Services and Spend

    1) How many young carers under the age of 18 are identified in your area? 2008/09 This information has been disposed of in accordance with its Retention Period, therefore we do not hold this information. 2009/10 From 1st April 2009 … Continue reading

  • Parenting programmes and services

    We are looking at who is responsible for commissioning services and parenting programmes into the authority.   Who is responsible for commissioning parenting programmes? (job title) Name Val Smith Senior Commissioning Manager Contact details val.smith@devon.gov.uk Who is responsible for commissioning … Continue reading

  • Foster care registration

    How many foster carers have left (been de-registered by) Devon’s Fostering Service since April 2016 and how many new foster carers were registered during the same period?  See National Statistics for Fostering in England 2016-2017  published 29 March 2018 How … Continue reading

  • Free school presumption specifications

    I am researching the effect of the Section 6A free school presumption process in identifying new school need. Can you please send me: Links to or copies off all specifications published by Devon local education authority since 2012 under Section … Continue reading