For the past three years, Green Party councillors have proposed
amendments to the Council's budget plans which would see more money
put into Child Social Care. We know that austerity has had an impact
on the Council's finances but there has also been intense pressure on
child and adult social care with rising demand outstripping the
revenue devoted to it.
Finally, the Council have listened to Green Party calls for more money and
there will be soon be more social workers to deal with the heavy, and