Health & Wellbeing Board
Wednesday, 5th June, 2019 1.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services - 0161 474 3216 

Webcast: View the webcast

No. Item


Minutes pdf icon PDF 70 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meetings held on (i) 30 January and (ii) 12 February 2019.

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Declarations of Interest

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

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Chair's Announcements

To achieve any announcements from the Chair on matters related to the activity of the Board.

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New Multi Agency Safeguarding Arrangements for Children. pdf icon PDF 8 MB

To consider a report of the Director for Children’s Services.


This document sets out how agencies in Stockport will work together in the safeguarding of children and young people in the Borough. The Stockport Safeguarding Partnership described here, is still relatively new, and builds on the work of its predecessor Stockport Safeguarding Children Board.


The Board is invited to consider the report.


Officer contact: Nuala O'Rourke, 07525657140,


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Child Death Overview Panels pdf icon PDF 86 KB

To consider a joint report of the Director of Public Health and Director of Children’s Services


The report informs the Health and Well Being Board of the new statutory requirements and accountability for oversight of all child deaths in Stockport. It outlines the current arrangements and the new processes to ensure that we are compliant with national legislation. The Health and Well Being Board will scrutinise the Child Death overview panel (CDOP) process, receive information such as the annual report and consider emerging trends in child deaths with the aim to prevent further deaths.


The Health and Wellbeing Board is asked to


·         confirm and accept the responsibility for governance of CDOP to be transferred from Stockport Children’s Safeguarding Board to the Health and Wellbeing Board.

·         to ensure that mortality reviews of all children who have died within their services are carried out using a multi-agency model of review. 

·         note that they will receive the 18/19 CDOP report upon completion.


Officer contacts: Dr Donna Sager / Chris McLoughlin, 0161-474-3928 / 4624,  /

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SEND Update

To consider an update on the recent SEND Review and partnership response.

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Year End Coroners pdf icon PDF 66 KB

To receive an update on Year End Coroners.

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CQC Update pdf icon PDF 86 KB

To receive an update on the CQC Local System Review.

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Children's Plan

To receive an update on the Children’s Plan.

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Primary Care Networks

To consider a report on Primary Care Networks.

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Greater Manchester Health & Social Care Transformation

At the request of the Board, this is a standing item on the agenda.


Members and officers present are invited to update the Board on developments with the transformation of health and social care services in Stockport and Greater Manchester.

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Stockport Together

At the request of Board, this is a standing item on the agenda.


Members and officers present are invited to update the Board on developments with the Stockport Together Programme.

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Better Care Fund Sub Committee pdf icon PDF 39 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.


The Board is invited to approve the Terms of Reference for the Better Care Fund Sub-Committee.


Officer contact: Jonathan Vali, 0161 474 3201,

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