Children, Schools and Families Committee

13 March 2008


Oral Evidence Session

The Children, Schools and Families Committee will be taking formal oral evidence as follows:

Wednesday 19 March 2008 at 9.30am
The Wilson Room, Portcullis House

Evidence from: Dr Roger Morgan OBE, Children's Rights Director for England; Maxine Wrigley, Chief Executive, A National Voice; Martin Narey, Chair of the Future of the Care Population Care Matters working group, and Chief Executive of Barnardo's; and Pam Hibbert, Assistant Director - Policy, Barnardo's.

This is the first session of the inquiry; its purpose is to consider:

  • What children and young people think about care;
  • Children's views on measuring outcomes and assessing the quality of care;
  • Children and those who care for them; and
  • How children and young people's views are taken account of nationally, locally, and individually.

The session will also be open to the public on a first come, first served basis. There is no system for the prior reservation of seats in Committee Rooms. It is advisable to allow about 20 minutes to pass through security checks. Committee rooms and timings are subject to change.