Digital copy of Minutes of a Meeting at the Education Office held in relation to the future function of Brig-y-don. [Some details redacted].

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July 2nd 1981 - July 6th 1981

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Lists Brig-y-don Committee Chairman Reverend P [Peter] Manton, Brig-y-don Committee member D [Daphne] Wagstaff [Wagstaffe], Director of Education John Rodhouse, and Children's Officer C A Smith as present. Refers to the meeting being held at the request of Reverend Manton to discuss the future of Brig-y-don as a childrne's home for children in the care of the Edcuation Committee. Refers to the financial viability of Brig-y-don, the [Education] Committee's policy not to place children at Brig-y-don if places are available in other establishments overseen by the [Education] Committee, the good child care practice of placing children at Brig-y-don who had been placed there previously, and the long term policy of the [Education] Committee, noting the present policy's ability to close Brig-y-don or leading to Brig-y-don caring for children placed privately. Refers to Brig-y-don's viability for a further year under present function. Refers to La Préférence [Children's Home], Haut de la Garenne, and the Department of Health and Social Security.


Brig-y-Don Children's Home
Brig-y-Don Committee
Children's Office
Department of Health and Social Security
Education Committee
Haut de la Garenne
La Préférence Children's Home
Manton, Peter, Reverend
Wagstaffe, Daphne
Rodhouse, John
Smith, C A


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