Issue details

Approval to Direct Award SEND and CAMHS Contracts for 2020/21 and the 2019/20 and 2020/21 financial contributions to CCG-held contracts

This report urgently seeks approval to secure and continue the provision Speech and Language Therapy Services (SALT); Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS); and a range of SEND services which support the provision of the Local Offer required during this unprecedented time. These services provide critical, specialist and statutory services to vulnerable children, families and young people in Hammersmith and Fulham.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure/Income - Revenue between £500,000 and £5m and Capital between £1.5m and £5m;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/12/2019

Report access: Open report with exempt appendix;

Report Type: Cabinet Member Decision;

Decision due: June 2020 by Cabinet Member for Children and Education

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children and Education

Lead director: Director Children's Services

Department: Children's Services Department

Contact: Paul Triantis Email:, Craig Holden Email: Tel: 07850 541 477.

Reason No Public Access: PART OPEN PART PRIVATE Part of this report is exempt from disclosure on the grounds that it contains information relating to the financial or business affairs of a particular person (including the authority holding that information) under paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, and in all the circumstances of the case, the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.

What is the total value of the decision?: REVENUE - Between £500,000 to £5 million