Children and Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 28th February, 2024 10.00 am

Venue: County Hall, Northallerton

Contact: Patrick Duffy, Principal Democratic Services Scrutiny Officer. Email: 

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Welcome by the Chair


Apologies for Absence


Minutes of the Meeting held on 8th December 2023 pdf icon PDF 535 KB


Declarations of Interest


Public Participation

Members of the public may ask questions or make statements at this meeting if they have given notice to Patrick Duffy of Democratic Services and supplied the text (contact details below) by midday on Friday 23rd February 2024, three working days before the day of the meeting.  Each speaker should limit themselves to 3 minutes on any item.  Members of the public who have given notice will be invited to speak:-

·          at this point in the meeting if their questions/statements relate to matters which are not otherwise on the Agenda (subject to an overall time limit of 30 minutes);

·          when the relevant Agenda item is being considered if they wish to speak on a matter which is on the Agenda for this meeting.

If you are exercising your right to speak at this meeting, but do not wish to be recorded, please inform the Chair who will instruct anyone who may be taking a recording to cease while you speak.



Chair's remarks

Any correspondence, communication or other business brought forward by the direction of the Chair of the Committee. 



Schools Update - Assistant Director, Education and Skills and Assistant Director, Resources pdf icon PDF 238 KB


Transitions/Preparation for Adulthood - Assistant Director, Adult Social Care, Care and Support and Assistant Director, Inclusion pdf icon PDF 1 MB


Draft North Yorkshire Substance Use Strategy 2024-2026 - Director of Public Health pdf icon PDF 2 MB


Director of Public Health, Annual Report 2022-2023 pdf icon PDF 17 MB


Healthy Child Service, Head of Public Health, Children and Families Commissioning Team pdf icon PDF 1 MB


Draft Work Programme 2024/2025 - Principal Democratic Services Scrutiny Officer pdf icon PDF 259 KB


Any Other Items

Any other items which the Chair agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances


Date of Next Meeting - Friday 21st June 2024 at 10.00 a.m.

Members are reminded that in order to expedite business at the meeting and enable Officers to adapt their presentations to address areas causing difficulty, they are encouraged to contact Officers prior to the meeting with questions on technical issues in reports

Contact Details:

For enquiries relating to this agenda please contact Patrick Duffy, Principal Democratic Services Officer. Tel:  01609 534546 Or email