Decision details

Children Services Grant Awards

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve the acceptance of three grants to support children and young people in Wolverhampton.


1.      That the establishment of supplementary revenue expenditure budgets totalling £1,712,371 be approved and funded by:

a.      What Works for Children’s Social Care, Department for Education Grant of £411,675.


b.      Department for Education, Wellbeing for Education Return Grant (2020-2021) of £36,942.


c.      National Lotteries grant of £1,263,754 to extend the HeadStart programme until July 2022. 


2.   That the Council enter into such grant agreements as are necessary for the funds to be received by the Council.


Report author: Kush Patel

Publication date: 08/10/2020

Date of decision: 07/10/2020

Decided at meeting: 07/10/2020 - Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Effective from: 14/10/2020

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