Committee/Body details

Children and Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

The Committee scrutinises the executive functions of the County Council in respect of Children and Families Services.


It also monitors the performance and activities of the Leicestershire Children and Young People’s Partnership Board, the Local Safeguarding Children Board, the Children’s Social Care Panel and any other partnerships as appropriate that are associated with the executive functions outlined above.

All meetings of the Committee are broadcast live online, an archive of which can be found here:



Contact information

Support officer: Damien Buckley (Tel: 0116 305 0183). Email: