Decision details

Approval for the Improving Lives to Prevent Demand Fund, Members Improving Lives Grant Scheme and Somerset Young People's Fund

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Decision:

DECISION

 

The Cabinet:

 

  • Agreed £850k to be made available for the Improving Lives to Prevent Demand Fund.
  • Agreed £125k to be made available for the Members’ Improving Lives Grant Scheme based on £2k per Member and £15k for resource to administer the fund. Agree £25k to be made available for Somerset Young People’s Fund.
  • Authorised the proposed approach, governance and process for the Improving Lives to Prevent Demand Fund and Members’ Improving Lives Grant Scheme and provide delegated authority to the Director of Public Health following consultation with SLT and Improving Lives Prevention Panel to take officer decisions on the separate bids.
  • Delegated authority for the Director of Public Health in conjunction with the Director of Children’s Services to approve the governance and decision-making arrangements for the Somerset Young People’s Fund.

 

ALTERNATIVE OPTIONS CONSIDERED: As set out in the officer report

 

REASON FOR DECISION: As set out in the officer report

 

Publication date: 12/06/2019

Date of decision: 10/06/2019

Decided at meeting: 10/06/2019 - Cabinet

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