Agenda

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Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

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MEMBER DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members are asked to consider whether they have any disclosable pecuniary interests and/or any other relevant interest in connection with any item(s) on this agenda and, if so, to declare them and state the nature of the interest.

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MINUTES pdf icon PDF 94 KB

To approve the accuracy of the minutes of the meeting held on 13 October 2021.

 

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PUBLIC QUESTIONS

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Public Questions

Notice of question to be given in writing or by email by noon, Thursday 11 November 2021 to the Council’s Monitoring Officer (committeeservices@wirral.gov.uk) and to be dealt with in accordance with Standing Order 10.

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Statements and Petitions

Statements

 

Notice of representations to be given in writing or by email by 12 noon, Thursday 11 November 2021 to the Council’s Monitoring Officer ( committeeservices@wirral.gov.uk) and to be dealt with in accordance with Standing Order 11.

 

Petitions

 

Petitions may be presented to the Committee. The person presenting the petition will be allowed to address the meeting briefly (not exceeding one minute) to outline the aims of the petition. The Chair will refer the matter to another appropriate body of the Council within whose terms of reference it falls without discussion, unless a relevant item appears elsewhere on the Agenda. Please give notice of petitions to committeeservices@wirral.gov.uk in advance of the meeting.

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Member Questions

Questions by Members to be dealt with in accordance with Standing Orders 12.3 to 12.8.

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Adult Care and Health Commissioning Activity 2021/22 (Quarter 4) pdf icon PDF 110 KB

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WIRRAL ADDER (ADDICTION, DIVERSION, DISRUPTION, ENFORCEMENT AND RECOVERY) ACCELERATOR PROGRAMME UPDATE pdf icon PDF 142 KB

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Domestic Abuse Annual Report pdf icon PDF 132 KB

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Quarter 2 Revenue Budget Monitoring pdf icon PDF 760 KB

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Budget Workshop Outcome pdf icon PDF 107 KB

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Adult Social Care and Health Performance Report pdf icon PDF 75 KB

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COVID-19 Response Update pdf icon PDF 165 KB

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Work Programme pdf icon PDF 82 KB

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The Adult Social Care and Public Health Committee is responsible for the Council’s adult social care and preventative and community based services. This includes the commissioning and quality standards of adult social care services, incorporating responsibility for all of the services, from protection to residential care, that help people live fulfilling lives and stay as independent as possible as well as overseeing the protection of vulnerable adults. The Adult Social Care and Public Health Committee is also responsible for the promotion of the health and wellbeing of the people in the Borough.

 

The Committee is charged by full Council to undertake responsibility for:-

a)  adult social care matters (e.g., people aged 18 or over with eligible social care needs and their carers);

b)  promoting choice and independence in the provision of all adult social care

c)  all Public Health functions (in co-ordination with those functions reserved to the Health and Wellbeing Board and the Overview and Scrutiny Committee’s statutory health functions);

d)  providing a view of performance, budget monitoring and risk management in relation to the Committee’s functions; and

e)  undertaking the development and implementation of policy in relation to the Committee’s functions, incorporating the assessment of outcomes, review of effectiveness and formulation of recommendations to the Council, partners and other bodies, which shall include any decision relating to:

(i)  furthering public health objectives through the development of partnerships with other public bodies, community, voluntary and charitable groups and through the improvement and integration of health and social care services;

(ii)  functions under or in connection with partnership arrangements made between the Council and health bodies pursuant to Section 75 of the National Health Service Act 2006 (“the section 75 Agreements”)

(iii)  adult social care support for carers;

(iv)  protection for vulnerable adults;

(v)  supporting people;

(vi)  drug and alcohol commissioning;

(vii)  mental health services; and

(i)  preventative and response services, including those concerning domestic violence.

f)  a shared responsibility with the Children, Young People and Education Committee for ensuring the well-being and support of vulnerable young people and those at risk of harm as they make the transition into adulthood