Informal, Adult Social Care & Health Scrutiny Committee
Thursday, 20th January, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Webcast - Remote Meeting. View directions

Contact: Georgia Latham  (0161 474 3229)


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Councillors who require a substitute to be appointed should inform Democratic Services by 4.00pm on Monday, 17 January 2022 (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 226 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 25 November 2021.

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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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COVID-19 Update pdf icon PDF 945 KB

To consider an update of the Director of Public Health.


The update provides an update on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic for Stockport.


The Scrutiny Committee is asked to discuss and note the update.


Officer contact: Jennifer Connolly on 0161 474 2442 or email:


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Responding to our Medium-Term Financial Plan pdf icon PDF 180 KB

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


The Cabinet has previously set out its approach to responding to the opportunities, challenges and uncertainty outlined within the review of the medium-term financial plan at its meeting on 21st September 2021. This was shared for further discussion and comment with scrutiny committees in October 2021.


Following these discussions further development of proposals have been undertaken and these are now being shared again with Scrutiny for comment and consideration.


The Scrutiny Committee is requested to comment on the proposals within the four business cases alongside feedback from consultation and equalities analysis.


Officer contact: Holly Rae on 0161 474 3014 or email:


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Fair and Inclusive Stockport - Update pdf icon PDF 2 MB

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


The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of the actions being taken by Stockport Council and partners to tackle inequality. The report gives an overview of the inequalities picture in Stockport and the impact of COVID-19 has had on these inequalities. 


The report also summarises some of the main national and Greater Manchester reviews of inequality, the recommendations made by these reviews and how Stockport’s approach to tackling inequalities responds to these recommendations.


Finally the report also sets out the outputs from work that is being taken forward to develop our Fair and Inclusive Framework and delivery plans.


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


Officer contact: Kirsteen Roe on 0161 474 3376 or email: or Jennifer Connolly on 0161 474 2442  or email:


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Automated External Defibrillators - Update pdf icon PDF 236 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Public Health.


The report proves an update of the progress of the motion on Automated External Defibrillators that was agreed at Full Council.


The Scrutiny Committee is requested to note the report and agree that an update on the progress of this work be brought back to the March meeting of the Committee.


Officer contact: Jennifer Connolly on 0161 474 2442 or email:


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Portfolio Dashboards

The Scrutiny Committee has the opportunity to consider the portfolio dashboard for the Adult Care and Health portfolio and raise any issues with regard to performance.


Members can view the portfolio dashboard by visiting the following page:-


Adult Care and Health Portfolio Dashboard

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Agenda Planning pdf icon PDF 181 KB

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


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: Georgia Latham on 0161 474 3229, or email:

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