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Agenda and minutes

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Items
No. Item

25.

Disclosures of Personal & Prejudicial Interests.

Minutes:

In accordance with the Code of Conduct adopted by the City & County of Swansea, no interests were declared.

 

26.

Minutes. pdf icon PDF 119 KB

To approve & sign the Minutes of the previous meeting(s) as a correct record.

Minutes:

Resolved that the Minutes of the People Police Development Committee held on 17 October 2018 be approved and signed as a correct record.

27.

Presentation - Current Plans to Improve Transition for Children with Disabilities.

Minutes:

Chris Francis, Principal Business Development and Commissioning Lead, supported by Gemma Whyley, Project Manager and Michelle Apthorpe, Child Disability Team Hub Manager, provided a presentation on Current Plans to Improve Transition for Children with Disabilities.  Details included in the presentation were as follows: -

 

·         Introduction;

·         Recap on the national drivers for change;

·         Recap on the basic process described within the Protocol;

·         What do we know about the views of young people and families in these situations?

·         Some of the questions we will need to ask of our transition protocol;

·         Discussion: Where next?

 

The Committee asked questions of the Officers, which were responded to accordingly.  Discussions centred around the following: -

 

·         Consultation with parents;

·         Commissioning review that took place in 2016, the process involved and why transition was not originally included;

·         Ensuring the voice of the child is central, similarly to multi-agency cases;

·         How transition is always an issue for young people;

·         Support of multi-agency partners, agreeing the preferred methods of consultation ;

·         Ensuring that the voices of the people that use services (i.e. parents and children) are heard;

·         Effectively communicating with the children who use services;

·         The need to re-establish the Disability Strategy Group;

·         Scheduling the work required into the Committee Work Plan.

 

Resolved that: -

 

1)    The contents of the presentation be noted;

2)      Officers inform the Chair / Vice-Chair of the timescales for completing the transition work discussed.

28.

Work Plan 2018-2019. pdf icon PDF 94 KB

Minutes:

The Chair outlined the Work Plan for 2018-2019.

 

Resolved that the Work Plan for 2018-2019 be noted.

 

 

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