Designated Managers

AMENDMENT

These details were updated in December 2023.

Contact Information

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Local Contact Details

Agency Decision Maker (Adoption)

Assistant Executive Director (Early Help & Children Social Care)

Lara Wood

6th Floor,
Huyton Municipal Building,
Archway Road,
Liverpool,
L36 9YU

Tel: 0151 443 5992
E-maillara.wood@knowsley.gov.uk

Agency Decision Maker (Adoption Panel Appointments)

Assistant Executive Director (Early Help & Children Social Care)

Lara Wood

6th Floor,
Huyton Municipal Building,
Archway Road,
Liverpool,
L36 9YU

Tel: 0151 443 5992
E-maillara.wood@knowsley.gov.uk

Agency Decision Maker (Fostering Panel Appointments)

Assistant Executive Director (Early Help & Children Social Care)

Lara Wood

6th Floor,
Huyton Municipal Building,
Archway Road,
Liverpool,
L36 9YU

Tel: 0151 443 5992
E-maillara.wood@knowsley.gov.uk

Adoption in Merseyside (AIM)

Interim Head of Service – AiM – Adoption in Merseyside

Kath Drescher

Mobile: 07385 145709
E-mailkath.drescher@adoptioninmerseyside.co.uk

Team Manager:

Wandzia Cody

Tel: 0151 477 8700

In House Foster Placement

Head of Service for Children Looked After and Regulated Service

Independent Foster Placement

Assistant Executive Director (Early Help & Children Social Care)

Residential Care - Internal and Independent

Assistant Executive Director (Early Help & Children Social Care)

Kinship Care Placements

Assistant Executive Director (Early Help & Children Social Care)

Placement with Parents

Assistant Executive Director (Early Help & Children Social Care)

Secure Accommodation

Executive Director (Children’s Services)

Residential Care for Any Child Under 12 Years

Executive Director (Children’s Services)

Emergency Protection Orders

Head of Service - Child Protection and Early Help