Corporate Parenting Board - Wednesday, 31st July, 2024 5.30 pm

Venue: Room 1.01 and 1.02 - Bernard Weatherill House, Mint Walk, Croydon CR0 1EA. View directions

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No. Item


Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 196 KB

The current Terms of Reference of the Corporate Parenting Board.


Apologies for absence

To receive any apologies for absence from any members of the Board.


Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 120 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 1 May 2024 as an accurate record.


Disclosures of interest

Members are invited to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests (DPIs) and other registrable and non-registrable interests they may have in relation to any items(s) of business on today’s agenda.


Urgent Business (if any)

To receive notice of any business not on the agenda which in the opinion of the Chair, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.


Update on Protected Characteristic Working Group

To receive a verbal update on the Protected Characteristic Working Group.


Update from Children's Participation Team & Children in Care Council

To receive a verbal update from the Children’s Participation Team and Children in Care Council.


Housing Sub-Group Discussion

To receive a verbal update on the Housing Sub-Group.


Fostering Annual Reports pdf icon PDF 269 KB

For the Board to receive the Fostering Annual Report 2023–2024 (To Follow), Children’s Social Care Fostering Service Statement of Purpose 2024-2025, and Children’s Social Care Private Fostering Service Statement of Purpose 2024-2025.

Additional documents:


Performance Report pdf icon PDF 606 KB

The Performance report for June 2024 is attached.


Exclusion of the Press and Public

The following motion is to be moved and seconded where it is proposed to exclude the press and public from the remainder of a meeting:


“That, under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information falling within those paragraphs indicated in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended.”