Policies, Publications and Reports

Business strategies

BFfC Year Three Business Plan 2021-22

BFfC Year Two Business Plan 2020-21

BFfC Business Plan 2019-21

Care Leavers’ Strategy (Local Offer) (PDF)

BFfC Children in Care Sufficiency Strategy May 2020

Reading Childcare Sufficiency Strategy 2019-20

SEND Strategy (Local Offer) 2017-22  updated Nov 2019

Policies and guides

BFfC Elective Home Education Policy & Procedures Sept 2020 (PDF)

BfFC Parents’ Guide to Elective Home Education V2.0

BFfC Children Missing Education Policy March 2020

BFfC Medical Tuition Policy June 2021 V8.0

BFfC Modern Slavery Statement including Human Trafficking 2021-22

BFfC Privacy Policy 2021

BFfC Independent Fostering Agency  Privacy Notice (PDF) This is a guide for foster carers which states how we collect and use personal information

Adoption Statement of Purpose 2021-22

Other Reports

Ofsted and CQC join Local Area SEND Inspection for Reading July 2021 (PDF) 
(Report as web page, which can be read using BrowseAloud). Full report on Ofsted website here

Reading’s Youth Justice Plan 20-21


Leadership article in Children and Young People Now, by Board Chair Di Smith July 2021