Issue - meetings

Age-Friendly Borough - update

Meeting: 24/11/2021 - Health & Wellbeing Board (Item 8)

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To consider a report of the Director of Public Health.


The report provides an update with current data on suicides by Stockport residents, progress with the existing 2020 action plan, as well as additional actions set during the pandemic response, and presents actions planned for 2021/2022.


The Board is requested to note the report.


Officer contact: Judith Strobl,


Additional documents:


The Director of Public Health submitted a report (copies of which had been circulated) which provided an update of the age-friendly work so far, and an opportunity for partner organisations to refresh the age-friendly ambitions and commitments as a borough.


The following comments were made/issues raised: -


·         Welcomed the commitment to an age friendly borough through the Health and Care Plan, the Borough Plan and its associated delivery plans.  


·         Noted the impact of COVID-19 in reference to the over 50 age bracket including isolation, confidence in using public transport and access to communities.


RESOLVED – That the report be noted.