Our vision of ‘Better together for children’ reflects our ambition for children which will be achieved by working with all of our partners to secure the best possible outcomes for children and young people in Walsall.
The work of the partnership is overseen by the Children and Young People’s Board whose membership includes:
The Children and Young People’s Partnership works closely with Walsall Safeguarding Children Board (Link) and the Health and Well-Being Board (Link) to ensure that plans, resources and service delivery arrangements are aligned to offer the best possible support for children, young people and their families in Walsall.
To achieve our vision, Walsall Children and Young People’s Partnership has identified four objectives:
All children will be:
Each objective will help all children to become socially included:
Each year the Board reviews its priorities and develops action plans to provide a focus for improvement. Currently there are 8 Priorities with delivery plans attached to our Children and Young People’s Plan:
Please refer to our terms of reference (MS Word 180KB).
The Walsall Children and Young People’s Plan 2013-2016 (PDF 116KB) was agreed by the Children and Young Peoples Partnership Board.
Each of our priorities is supported by a delivery plan which sets out how we will achieve our objectives:
We regularly review the needs of children and young people to ensure our strategies are addressing the most important issues. Four documents provide the basis for our needs assessment:
Head of Commissioning
Walsall Children's Services
The Council House
Telephone 01922 658320