Independent report

Dudley children's services: report to the Secretary of State

Report into children’s services in Dudley by Eleanor Brazil, the Children’s Services Commissioner.

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An independent report by Eleanor Brazil, Commissioner for Children’s Services in Dudley, to the Secretary of State for Education.

This report follows on from an Ofsted report published on 5 April 2015 which judged the overall effectiveness of Dudley’s children’s social care services as inadequate.

See the direction DfE issued to Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council on 5 August 2016 because of the inadequate performance of their children’s services.