Designated Managers

AMENDMENT

These details were updated in June 2021.

Contact Information

Local Contact Details

Agency Decision Maker (Adoption)

Assistant Executive Director of Children's 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 of Children's 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 of Children's 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)

Adoption Team Manager

Jenny Ness

Tel: 0151 441 8974
Mobile: 0783 348 1042
E-mailJenny.Ness@adoptioninmerseyside.co.uk

Team Manager:

Wandzia Cody

Tel: 0151 477 8700

In House Foster Placement

Head of Service

Independent Foster Placement

Assistant Executive Director of Children's Social Care

Residential Care - Internal and Independent

Assistant Executive Director of Children's Social Care

Kinship Care Placements

Assistant Executive Director of Children's Social Care

Placement with Parents

Assistant Executive Director of Children's Social Care

Secure Accommodation

Executive Director for Children

Residential Care for Any Child Under 12 Years

Executive Director for Children

Emergency Protection Orders

Head of Service Child Protection & Children in Need