Adult Social Care & Health Scrutiny Committee
Thursday, 28th January, 2021 6.00 pm

Venue: Webcast - Remote Meeting. View directions

Contact: David Clee  (0161 474 3137)

Note: In the light of government guidance on social-distancing and the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, this meeting will be held remotely. The press and public are able to follow the proceedings by watching our live webcast of the meeting. You can do so following the directions above, or by clicking on View the Webcast below. 


No. Item


Councillors who require a substitute to be appointed should inform Democratic Services by 4.00pm on Monday 25 January 2021 (Councillors who wish to arrange their own substitute should inform Democratic Services of their substitute prior to the commencement of the meeting).


Minutes pdf icon PDF 146 KB

To approve as a correct record and order that the Minutes of the meeting held on 10 December 2020 be signed.


Declarations of Interest

Councillors and officers to declare any interests which they have in any of the items on the agenda for the meeting.



To consider call-in items (if any).



Stockport NHS Foundation Trust

To receive a verbal update from the CEO, Stockport NHS Foundation Trust.


Bredbury Civic Hall, Agecroft Road, Bredbury pdf icon PDF 691 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive.


The report sets out the proposed disposal of Bredbury Civic Hall to Mosscare St. Vincent’s (member of Stockport Housing Partnership) for the development of a residential facility for people with a learning disability.


The Scrutiny Committee is invited to comment on the report.


Officer Contact: Ian Keyte on 0161 217 6907 or email:


Annual Residential/Nursing and Home Care Fee Setting 2021/2022 pdf icon PDF 214 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive (Section 151 Officer) & Interim Director Health and Adult Social Care (DASS).


The report outlines the 2021/22 fee setting recommendations for the most significant areas of externally commissioned services within Adult Social Care.


The Scrutiny Committee is asked to provide comment on the approach and proposed fee increases for 2021/22.


Officer contact: Vincent Fraga, 0161-474-4401,



Stockport Mental Health update pdf icon PDF 428 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Public Health.


The Stockport Mental health response to COVID-19 summarises the Stockport response to date to protect public mental health and prevent suicides. 


The Scrutiny Committee is asked to note the report.


Officer contact: Judith Strobl (Locum Consultant in Public Health), 0161 474 2535,

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One Stockport Borough Plan pdf icon PDF 397 KB

To consider a joint report of the Leader of the Council & Cabinet Member for Devolution and the Deputy Leader of the Council & Cabinet Member for Resources, Commissioning & Governance.


This report covers how partners across Stockport have approached the development of a shared borough plan, including an overview of the insight which has informed the development of the priorities, and introduces a draft borough plan for scrutiny comment and consideration. The draft plan is being shared with all scrutiny committees and comment is invited on the whole plan however to support discussions Table 1 indicates where borough plan priorities more directly relate to the remit of this committee. The draft plan is also accompanied by a full engagement report (Appendix 1) and an equality impact assessment (Appendix 2).


The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.


Officer contact: Holly Rae on 474 3014 or email:   


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Clean Air and Minimum Licensing Standards Update pdf icon PDF 430 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive.


The clean air update report provides an update on the  recent consultation on the proposed measures and the next phase of work including understanding the implications of Covid 19.


The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.


Officer Contact: Sue Stevenson on Tel: 474 4351 or email:   


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Agenda Planning pdf icon PDF 136 KB

To consider the report of the Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal & Democratic Governance). 


The report provides the Forward Plan of agenda items for future meetings of the Health and Wellbeing Board. 


The Board is asked to consider and note the report.    


Officer contact: Charles Yankiah, 0161 474 3206,    

Item ‘Not for Publication’


Exclusion of the Public and the Public Interest Test

To consider whether it is in the public interest to exclude the public during consideration of part of Agenda Item 12 – ‘St. Thomas’s Gardens’ which contains information ‘not for publication’ by virtue of Category 3 ‘Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person ‘including the authority)’ as set out in the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


St Thomas' Gardens pdf icon PDF 143 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Corporate and Support Services) and Deputy Chief Executive.


This report provides an update on the progress to date in bringing forward the redevelopment of St Thomas’ Gardens, in particular the Academy of Living Well, and seeks approval for the Council to commit to the next stage of design and construction.


(NOTE: The report contains ‘not for publication’ appendices that have been circulated to members of the Scrutiny Committee only).


The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.


Officer contact: Paul Richards on 0161-474-2940 or email:

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