(moved from 16 October), Adult Social Care & Health Scrutiny Committee
Tuesday, 23rd October, 2018 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Jonathan Vali  (0161 474 3201)

Note: (moved from 16 October) 

Webcast: View the webcast

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Councillors who require a substitute to be appointed should inform Democratic Services by 4.00pm on Thursday, 18 October 2018 (Councillors who wish to arrange their own substitute should inform Democratic Services of their substitute prior to the commencement of the meeting).

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 59 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 11 September 2018.

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Declarations of Interest

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

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To consider call-in items (if any).


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Safeguarding Adults Board Annual Report 2017/18 pdf icon PDF 2 MB

To consider a report of the Stockport Safeguarding Adult Board.


The report summarises the work of the Safeguarding Adults Board in Stockport during 2017/18, highlighting key issues in the borough.


The Scrutiny Committee is invited to consider and comment on the report.


Officer contact: Nuala O’Rourke, Head of Safeguarding and Learning, 0161 474 5659

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Portfolio Performance and Resources - Mid-Year Reports pdf icon PDF 85 KB

To consider reports of the Directors of Adult Social Care and of Public Health.


The Mid-Year Portfolio Performance and Resource Reports (PPRRs) for the Adult Social Care and Health Portfolios are presented for consideration by the Committee. These provide a summary of progress in delivering the portfolio priorities, reform programme and other key projects in the first half of the year, with a particular focus on the second quarter (July to September). They include forecast performance and financial data (where this is available) for the Portfolios, along with an update on the portfolio savings programmes.


The Scrutiny Committee is asked to:


·         Consider the Mid-Year Portfolio Performance and Resource Reports;  

·         Review the progress against delivering key projects, priority outcomes, targets and budgets for 2018/19;

·         Highlight key areas of and responsibility for taking forward corrective action to address any performance or resource issues;

·         Highlight any significant issues or changes to be fed back to the Cabinet alongside the Corporate Performance and Resource Report;

·         Identify how areas of strong performance and good practice can be shared in other services.


Officer contact: Peter Owston / Paul Graham, 0161 474 3274 / 4674, /

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MTFP Cabinet Response: Our Budget Choices for 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 62 KB

To consider a joint report of the Cabinet Members for Adult Social Care and for Health.


The Cabinet have been preparing its medium term strategy in response to its medium term financial plan. The latest update was presented in October. This frames the choices the Council will make about its budget both next year and in future years aligned to five key themes:


·           Getting the most out of our spending

·           Improving Customer Experience

·           Making sure we have the right property in the right places

·           Sharing Services with other organisations

·           An organisation fit for the future.


This latest update is presented to scrutiny for consideration and is comprised of:


·           An overview report summarising the strategy and budget choices;

·           Appendix for each theme which outlines the strategic direction and ambition for each theme as well as a suite of proposals for 2019/20.


The Scrutiny Committee is invited to:-


·           comment upon the strategic direction of travel outlined in the overall report and across the five themes; and

·           comment on the report and the proposals presented within the report relevant to the remit of the Scrutiny Committee


Officer contact: Holly Rae, 0161 474 3014,

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Agenda Planning pdf icon PDF 55 KB

To consider a report of the Democratic Services Manager.                                                          


The report sets out planned agenda items for the Scrutiny Committee’s next meeting and Forward Plan items that fall within the remit of the Scrutiny Committee.


The Scrutiny Committee is invited to consider the information in the report and put forward any agenda items for future meetings of the Committee.


Officer contact: Jonathan Vali,   0161 474 3201,

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