Dorset Council - Corporate Parenting Board
Thursday, 21st January, 2021 5.00 pm

Venue: A link to the meeting can be found on the front page of the agenda.. View directions

Contact: Kate Critchel, Senior Democratic Services Officer  Tel: 01305 252234 - Email:

No. Item


Welcome and Introductions- 17:00

The Chairman to open the meeting and note any apologies.  


Minutes pdf icon PDF 117 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 12 November 2020.


Declaration of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.


Public Participation

To receive questions or statements on the business of the committee from town and parish councils and members of the public. Public speaking has been suspended for virtual committee meetings during the Covid-19 crisis and public participation will be dealt with through written submissions only. Members of the public who live, work or represent an organisation within the Dorset Council area, may submit up to two questions or a statement of up to a maximum of 450 words. All submissions must be sent electronically to by the deadline set out below. When submitting a question please indicate who the question is for and include your name, address and contact details. Questions and statements received in line with the council’s rules for public participation will be published as a supplement to the agenda. Questions will be read out by an officer of the council and a response given by the appropriate Portfolio Holder or officer at the meeting. All questions, statements and responses will be published in full within the minutes of the meeting.

The deadline for submission of the full text of a question or statement is 8.30am on Monday 18 January 2021.



Children in Care at Risk of Offending and Custody- 17:10 pdf icon PDF 127 KB

To consider a report by the Service Manager for Dorset Combined Youth Offending Service.





Emotional Health and Well-Being in schools and briefing on the Emotional Health and Well-Being Steering Group- 17:35 pdf icon PDF 308 KB

To consider a report by Principle Educational Psychologist. 

Additional documents:


Sufficiency Strategy (Children's Provision)- 18:00 pdf icon PDF 54 KB

To consider a report from the Head of Commissioning.

Additional documents:


Corporate Parenting Strategy- 18:25 pdf icon PDF 637 KB

To receive a presentation on Corporate Parenting Strategy.




Additional documents:


Corporate Parenting Dataset- 18:35 pdf icon PDF 702 KB

To receive a report from the Service Manager for Corporate Parenting and Permanence.


Date of Next Meeting- 18:45

To confirm details and deadlines for papers for the next meeting of the (formal) Corporate Parenting Board which will be held on 29 April 2021.




Exempt Item

To consider passing the following resolution. To move the exclusion of the press and the public for items 12  in view of the likely disclosure of exempt information within the meaning of Paragraphs 1 and 2 of schedule 12A to the local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

The Live Meeting will end before Members consider the following item.



CLICC Update and challenge cards- 18:55

To receive an oral update from Participation People and make comment on the CLiCC Challenge and Feedback Cards.


Urgent Exempt Item

To consider any items of business which the Chairman has had prior notification and considers to be urgent pursuant to section 100B (4) b) of the Local Government Act 1972. The reason for the urgency shall be recorded in the minutes. This item is scheduled as exempt business under Paragraphs 1 and 2 of schedule 12A to the local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


Unregistered Placements

To consider a report of the Corporate Director Care and Protection, Children’s Services