Cabinet Member for Community Safety - Thursday, 1st October, 2020 2.00 pm

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Apologies for Absence.


Declarations of Members' Interests


Domestic Abuse Services Tender pdf icon PDF 136 KB


To seek cabinet approval to bring a contracted service and an in house service together as one specialist service for victims and perpetrators of domestic abuse (DA) and to go out to tender for that service.


RECOMMENDED that the Cabinet Member for Community Safety:

1.    Agrees to retender domestic abuse provision until 31st March 2024 with an option to extend by 3 years (plus 1, plus 1, plus 1) at a maximum contract value of around £4.4m over 6 years.


2.    Approves an annual budget transfer of £39,500 to the Children and Families Portfolio to recruit an additional domestic abuse practitioner for the Family Safeguarding Service.