Children and Families Committee - Monday, 5th June, 2023 2.00 pm

Venue: Committee Suite 1,2 & 3, Westfields, Middlewich Road, Sandbach CW11 1HZ. View directions

Contact: Josie Lloyd  Tel: 01270 686466 Email:

No. Item


Apologies for Absence

To note any apologies for absence from Members.


Declarations of Interest

To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests in any item on the agenda.



Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 162 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the previous meeting held on 20 March 2023.


Public Speaking/Open Session

In accordance with paragraph 2.24 of the Council’s Committee Procedure Rules and Appendix on Public Speaking, set out in the Constitution, a total period of 15 minutes is allocated for members of the public to put questions to the committee on any matter relating to this agenda. Each member of the public will be allowed up to two minutes each to speak, and the Chair will have discretion to vary this where they consider it appropriate.


Members of the public wishing to speak are required to provide notice of this at least three clear working days in advance of the meeting.



Service Budgets 2023/24 pdf icon PDF 243 KB

To consider the report which sets out the allocation of approved budgets for 2023/24 for services under the committee’s remit, as determined by the Finance Sub-Committee.

Additional documents:


Councillor Frontline Visits Annual Report pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To provide committee with an update on the findings from the Councillor frontline visits to Children’s Social Care safeguarding teams which were carried out over the last 12 months.


Appointments to Sub-Committees, Working Groups, Panels, Boards and Joint Committees pdf icon PDF 194 KB

To appoint members to the Corporate Parenting Committee, the Local Authority School Governor Nominations Sub-committee and to nominate a member to the Health and Wellbeing Board.


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 599 KB

To consider the work programme and determine any required amendments.