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Digital copy of a Letter from the Chairman of Brig-y-don Children's Home Mrs S [Susie] Pinel to Minister of Health and Social Services Senator Stuart Syvret. [Some details redacted].

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Reference ZC/D/AW1/A3/3/WD005045
Date March 30th 2007
Scope and Content Refers to a meeting dated 26 March 2007, mentioing Children's Services and the concerns of the Brig-y-don Committee regarding children currently in care at Brig-y-don. Refers to uncertainty regarding the future role of Brig-y-don in the provision of residential care of children in Jersey, mentioning the Fostering and Adoption strategy's inability to produce the promised reduction in the demand for residential places at residential units such as Brig-y-don. States that due to financial pressures on Brig-y-don's cash reserves, the existing service can only be maintained for a further two years. Comments on need to address the future of children resident at and staff involved with Brig-y-don. Lists agreements from meeting, mentioning a report on the requirement for residential beds, outreach and respite care services, the role to be played by Brig-y-don in the provision of such services, a plan to be submitted for approval to the Brig-y-don Committee and Stuart Syvret, and a report on the success of the Fostering and Adoption Scheme with regards to the implementation of a plan to be developed by Brig-y-don and Children's Services. Refers to doubt that children placed at Brig-y-don could be easily fostered. Notes confirmation that to replace facilities offered by Brig-y-don would be more expensive that the cost of fully funding Brig-y-don.
Names Brig-y-Don Children's Home
Brig-y-Don Committee
Children's Services
Fostering and Adoption Jersey
Health and Social Services
Pinel, Susie
Syvret, Stuart
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Digital copy of a Letter from the Chairman of Brig-y-don Children's Home Mrs S [Susie] Pinel to Minister of Health and Social Services Senator Stuart Syvret. [Some details redacted].

ZC/D/AW1/A3/3/WD005045

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