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Circulars - 2008

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Circulars - 2008




These circulars are part of the Welsh Assembly Government Circulars (WAGC) 2008 series.

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WAGC36/2008 - Adoption and children act 2002 - additional guidance to support the adoption agencies (Wales) regulations 2005 circular no: NAFWC 25/2006

30/04/10
Please find enclosed with this letter additional guidance to support the Adoption Agencies Wales Guidance. This addendum strengthens the guidance around adoption panels which has been reviewed in light of the judgement by Lord Justice Wall in the case Re B (Children) EWCA Civ 835.
 

WAGC24/2008 - Personal and social education and careers and the world of work in the basic curriculum

02/10/08
The frameworks for personal and social education and careers and the world of work have been revised and extended.
 

WAGC 26/2008 - Social Housing Management Grant Programme: Project Funding 2009-2010 Round

28/08/08
The Social Housing Management Grant Programme is designed to help achieve high standards of housing management. By 2012, all of Wales' social housing should reach high quality standards both in terms of condition and management.
 

WAGC 012/2008 Financial Contingency Fund 2008/09

28/07/08
This document sets out the terms and conditions for the payment by Welsh Ministers to institutions. The grant is specifically earmarked for the purposes of providing assistance for students in particular need.
 
Assembly Learning Grant Scheme for Higher Education 2008/09 - Welsh Assembly Government Circular No: 22/2008

Assembly Learning Grant Scheme for Higher Education 2008/09 - Welsh Assembly Government Circular No: 22/2008

22/07/08
Guidance for use by local authorities (LAs) in administering, assessing eligibility and the methodology for calculating payments made under the Assembly Learning Grant (ALG) Higher Education scheme in 2007/08.
 

WAGC 18/2008 Child Trust Fund Reimbursement Grant 2008/09

16/07/08
This guidance sets out the arrangements by which local authorities will be reimbursed for contributions they make to the Child Trust Fund accounts of eligible children looked after by them.
 

WAGC 06/2008 - Meeting The Challenge

14/07/08
The Welsh Assembly Government aims to develop Wales as ‘a learning country’ in which all individuals are given the opportunities and encouragement to achieve their full learning potential. The Welsh Assembly Government is committed to fostering high levels of achievement for all its pupils.
 

WAGC 013/2008 - Guidance to Local Authorities – Childcare Act 2006

08/05/08
The Childcare Act 2006 expands and clarifies in legislation the vital role Local Authorities play as strategic leaders in the provision of childcare locally.
 

WAGC 07/2008 - Social Services Performance Management Development Fund Grant 2008 – 2009

30/04/08
This Circular sets out the arrangements for the Performance Management Development Fund Grant (PMDF). It announces the indicative grant allocations, sets Conditions of Payment and invites local authorities to apply for the grant by 31st May 2008.
 

WAGC 005/2008 - Safeguarding Children in Education: The role of local authorities and governing bodies under the Education Act 2002.

30/04/08
This document, provides guidance on Safeguarding Children in Education: The role of local authorities and governing bodies under the Education Act 2002
 

WAGC 08/2008 - Promoting Independence And Wellbeing Grant Scheme 2008 – 2011

11/04/08
This circular sets out guidance for local authorities on the use of monies paid under the Promoting Independence and Wellbeing Grant Scheme 2008-2011. This circular includes at Annex A the terms and conditions attached to the grant, which also provide details of the procedure for submitting evidenc ...
 

WAGC 11/2008 - Charges For Residential Accommodation - Crag Amendment No 24

11/04/08
Announces the revision of the lower capital limit from £17,250 to £19,000 which is to come into force on 7 April 2008. The current upper capital limit of £22,000 is to be maintained. Authorities are reminded of the effect of the revised lower capital limit on charges for home care.
 

WAGC 02/2008 - Social Care Workforce Development Programme for the Personal Social Services 2008- 2009

09/04/08
This circular sets out the arrangements for the Social Care Workforce Development Programme (SCWDP) for the whole of the personal social services. It announces indicative grant allocations, and invites local authorities to apply for the grant on behalf of their Social Care Workforce Development Par ...