Children's Centre Consultation 2013

What do we want to know?: 

The purpose of this consultation is to consult members of the public on a re-design of Children's Centre services in line with Southend Borough Council's budget agreed by Cabinet in February 2013.  This budget set a reduction of £224,000, between 2013 and 2015, in funds allocated to commission Children's Centres.  The proposals are outlined in the attached pdf file here.

Description: 

The findings of the consultation will be presented to Southend Borough Council's Cabinet when they make the final decision on the re-design in June 2013.

Members of the public can participate in the consultation by completing the online consultation questionnaire or contacting the Early Years Team and requesting a paper copy.

Summary Of Results: 


The results can be found in the minutes of the full Council meeting that took place on Thursday 7th October.


Minutes can be found here


Consultation fieldwork start date03 April 2013
Consultation fieldwork end date24 July 2013
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PeopleCivic Centre
SS2 6ER
01702 215007 Early Years Teamhaveyoursay@southend.gov.ukPhone:01702 215007
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Children`s Centre re-design consultation proposal PDF document 216 Kb 30 seconds Internal - by named contact Report
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Children`s Centre 2013 (second) On-line questionnaire Raw data
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