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Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee
Report published. Awaiting Government Response.
Funding of local authorities' children's services HTML version | PDF version
The Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee has launched a new inquiry into funding of local authorities’ children’s services.
The inquiry will investigate what impact public spending has had on the provision of care services, and the approaches local authorities have taken in addressing funding constraints. It will consider how financial support for children’s services can be made more sustainable in the short and long term, and examine the potential for innovative approaches to the design and delivery of services.The Committee is inviting submissions on:
Evidence given by Jonathan Stanley, Chief Executive Officer, Independent Children’s Homes Association, Andrew Isaac, Chair, Children's Services Development GroupRishi Sunak MP, Minister for Local Government, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government, Nadhim Zahawi MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families, Department for Education
Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee publish report on the funding of local authorities’ children’s services