Partnerships with Local Authorities in England 

Kaizen & The Local Offer Partnership Working 

The Local Offer and Kaizen Partnership are proud to announce a joint venture supporting the work of local authoriites in developing and maintaining their local offers. The partnership offers project-based consultancy over a time-bounded period with a focus on -

To find out more, please read our fact sheet. 

Kaizen and The Local Offer in Partnership - Local Authority Offer 
 

Local Offer Site Hosting via The Local Offer 

A separate offer and further partnership model of working includes site hosting of local authority local offers. This would enable lcoal authorities to benefit from a purpose-built, accessible local offer site, with multiple search features, allowing parents and carers to exercise choice and control over the specialist & targeted services their child receives.  

Services include - 

Please note this list is not exhaustive and any new proposals are welcome. 

Mindful of the outcomes of the Royal Courts of Justice in the trial against Warwickshire County Council, for failure to publish a lawful local offer, local authorities have a need to be vigilant about their statutory requirements.  This social enterprise at the forefront of the reforms can provide extensive support to local authorities in the process of developing, updating or re-structuring their local offer. 

Further articles referencing the case and how Warwickshire's Local Offer fell 'a considerable distance short of the statutory requirements” can be found below. 

Judiciary Gov.Uk - Approved Judgement - 5th February 2015  

Local Offer to disabled children "fell below statutory requirements." Judge, February 2015 

For more information, or to discuss ways of working in partnership, please contact  The Local Offer.