Decision details

Spelthorne Place Arrangements To Facilitate Health Outcomes

Decision Maker: Corporate Policy and Resources Committee, Community Wellbeing and Housing Committee, Council

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Committee resolved to recommend to Corporate Policy and Resources Committee and Council


1)    To endorse the Council’s approach to expanding the Health and Wellbeing Board to take account of the new requirements under the Health and Care Act and the associated White Paper, Health and social care integration: joining up care for people, places and populations

2)    To rename the Health and Wellbeing Board the Spelthorne Healthy Communities Board, with an expanded terms of reference, a wider membership of community participants and increased ability to award financial and other assistance using ‘pooled budgets’ from Health, Adult Social Care and the Council

3)    To request devolved authority to this board, within strict spending limits, to utilise ‘pooled budgets’ to expedite community-based health initiatives. Initially using £50,000 of £132,000 awarded for prevention made by NWS Alliance.

Report author: Karen Sinclair, Stephen Mortimer-Cleevely

Publication date: 21/09/2022

Date of decision: 20/09/2022

Decided at meeting: 20/09/2022 - Community Wellbeing and Housing Committee

Effective from: 27/09/2022

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