Doncaster U-turn on independent trust raises questions over model

Derren Hayes
Tuesday, July 26, 2022

The first children’s services trust to be established is to be scrapped with children’s social care reverting to council control - leaders in Doncaster say it offers important lessons on the benefits and drawbacks of the trust model.

A desire to better integrate education services with children’s social care is a key part of the decision to move back to council control. Picture: Adobe Stock
A desire to better integrate education services with children’s social care is a key part of the decision to move back to council control. Picture: Adobe Stock

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