Abstracts: July 31st, 2006

This programme is now available to view on egovtv.tv, the online television channel for public service modernisation. It discusses the progress made by Children’s Services departments to date and considers the cultural challenges of ensuring multi-disciplinary teams work together effectively.The panel also looks at the role of the voluntary sector and the impact of Integrated Children Systems in delivering effective, cohesive Children’s Services. The panel provides a cross section of views from the key stakeholder groups including Local Authority Children’s Services, lead advisors and the Department of Health.

GovTV (www.eGovTV.tv) is a dedicated web-cast television channel for governors of public bodies, council members and senior executives across all public sector organisations and is available free to an unlimited audience at anytime, at any location via the internet.

The programme is available at:

http://www.egovtv.tv/programmes/Children’s%20Services:%20Delivering%20the%20First%20Year%20Plan