Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 7th September, 2023 1.30 pm

Venue: Bridges Room - Civic Centre

Contact: Rosalyn Patterson E-mail: 

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Apologies for absence


Minutes of last meeting pdf icon PDF 96 KB

The Committee is asked to approve as a correct record the minutes of the last meeting held on Thursday 15th June 2023.


Social Services Annual Report on Complaints and Representations pdf icon PDF 404 KB

Report of Alison Routledge, Quality Assurance and Commissioning.


HMIP Inspection of Youth Justice Services in Gateshead pdf icon PDF 89 KB

Report and Presentation of Emma Blackwell, Team Manager for Youth Justice Service.   

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Early Help Strategy 2023-26 - progress against the key priorities, including Family Hubs implementation update pdf icon PDF 86 KB

Report and Presentation of Andrea Houlahan, Childrens Social Care and Lifelong Learning.

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Gateshead's Children and Young People's Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing Local Transformation Plan 2023-24 Update pdf icon PDF 557 KB

Presentation of Angela Kumar, NHS North East and North Cumbria.


Annual Work Programme 2023-24 pdf icon PDF 80 KB

Joint report of Sheena Ramsey, Chief Executive and Mike Barker, Strategic Director, Corporate Services and Governance.

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