The Chief Executive, Directors and Councillors came together on Monday 17 September 2018 at the Council of the Future Board.

The Board heard updates on 3 Council of the Future projects:

  • Redesign of Building & Maintenance Services: Phase 2
  • Analogue to Digital
  • Virtual Learning

Two bids were made to the Change Fund, a £700k fund that was launched earlier this year to help innovative Council of the Future projects get off the ground. The bids were:

  • Closer to Home – Children's Services - £228k (which includes spend on Family Support, Foster Care, and self-directed care)
  • Bereavement Services – Development Services - £120k (which includes installing a new records management system and launching a virtual service provision)

Both bid authors were asked to submit additional information to the Board before a decision on fund allocation could be made.

You can view the Board papers below:

17 September 2018 - Board papers

The next meeting of the Board takes place on Monday 29 October 2018.