Accessibility Strategy

Reference Number: 0722
Department: People
Date Added: 07 December 2016
Last Updated:

Contact Officer Details

Name: Eleanor Marshall
Email: Eleanor.Marshall@darlington.gov.uk
Telephone: 01325 405902

Lead Scrutiny Committee and Chair:

Committee: Children and young people scrutiny committee
Scrutiny Chair: Councillor C Taylor
Email: Chris.Taylor@darlington.gov.uk
Lead Officer: Jane Kochanoswski
Lead Officer Email: Jane.Kochanoswski@darlington.gov.uk

Relevant Cabinet Members

Name Email Portfolio
Cyndi Hughes cyndi.hughes@darlington.gov.uk Children and Young People Portfolio

Description of Decision to be Taken:

Statutory policy review of the Children’s Services Accessibility Strategy in relation to schools for which the LA have responsibility (currently 4 maintained primary schools, 2 maintained nursery schools and 1 pupil referral unit).

Action: Approval
Date to be considered by Cabinet: 04 April 2017
Date to be considered by Council:
Deferred: No
Deferral History:

Reason for late inclusion:


Added to the plan in accordance with:

General Exception Rule: No

Other Details

Affected Wards: All Wards
Documents to be submitted: Accessibility Strategy, Accessibility Plan Template for Schools, Equality Impact Assessment
Proposed Consultees: All schools, Darlington Association on Disability, Young Leaders, Young People’s Parliament, the Darlo Care Crew and parents/carers forums.
Consultation Method: Letters to above, invitation to drop-in sessions, meetings, on-line consultation