Social Care Commissioning Systems

The following questions relate to the IT systems used to broke and contract with providers for social care. 1. What system is currently used to facilitate social care brokerage and/or contracting for childrens services? Access database type system and spreadsheet … Continue reading

Looked After Children

1. What is 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? We consider this information is exempt under Section 40(2) of the Freedom of … Continue reading

Children and Young People Services

1. What case management system do you use for children’s services? Eclipse 2. Please provide the name(s), email(s) and telephone number(s) of the individual(s) responsible for the FIS / SEND Local Offer sites within your organisation We consider this information … Continue reading

Domestic Abuse Training

1. Has Devon County Council Children’s Services department arranged for its social care staff to attend domestic abuse training on The Safe & Together Model? (As set out in the BASW England: Domestic Abuse Guidance for social workers April 2021). … Continue reading

Commissioning Framework

FOI Request – FAO Children’s Commissioners The purpose of this request is to develop an understanding of what is good practice in joint commissioning and funding of external placements with health/CCG/ICBs and children’s social care.  Please answer accordingly Q1 Do … Continue reading

Social Care Commissioning

Please provide names and contact details for commissioners for social care services for the following: * Substance abuse and alcohol misuse * Mental health difficulties * Neurodevelopmental difficulties * Learning difficulties * Care leavers * … Continue reading

Childcare providers

Did Devon County give Free Government Childcare funding to for 2,3 and 4 year old and which Ofsted registered inadequate settings did they not from June 2019 to date? We can confirm that, in the case of all settings, when … Continue reading

Senior Finance Officers

Please can you provide the name, direct telephone number and email address for the following senior management positions responsible for Social Care Finance and Commissioning Services: 1. Head of Finance for Children’s Services: This would be the individual responsible for … Continue reading