Agenda and decisions

Somerset Health and Wellbeing Board
Thursday 21st March 2019 11.00 am

Venue: Taunton Library Meeting Room, Taunton Library, Paul Street, Taunton, TA1 3XZ

Contact: Jennie Murphy on 01823 357628 or email  jzmurphy@somerset.gov.uk  or Julia Jones on 01823 359027 or email  jjones@somerset.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

2.

Declarations of Interest

3.

Minutes from the meeting held on 17 January 2019 pdf icon PDF 83 KB

The Board is asked to confirm the minutes are accurate.

4.

Public Question Time

The Chairman will allow members of the public to ask a question or make a statement about any matter on the agenda for this meeting.

5.

Somerset Housing Strategy pdf icon PDF 82 KB

To consider the report.

Additional documents:

6.

Annual Director of Public Health Report pdf icon PDF 82 KB

To consider the report.

Additional documents:

7.

Positive Mental Health pdf icon PDF 73 KB

To consider the report.

Additional documents:

8.

Health and Care Integration pdf icon PDF 81 KB

To consider the report.

Decision:

Agenda Item 5 - Somerset Housing Strategy

 

The Somerset Health and Wellbeing Board:

 

Endorsed the content of the Somerset Housing Strategy (SHS) (i.e. it’s Vision, Themes, Priorities and Objectives)

 

Supports the production of a SHS Delivery Plan that seeks to tackle the key strategic housing issues across the county.

 

Agenda Item 6 - Annual Public Health Report

 

The Somerset Health and Wellbeing Board:

 

Agreed to:-

 

  1. endorse the report.
  2. promote cooperation between public and third sector bodies in providing prevention and early intervention wellbeing services for children and young people in Somerset.
  3. support the Prevention Concordat for Mental Health and the Prevention Framework for Somerset.
  4. play host to a workshop on self-harm to discuss findings with partners.

 

Agenda Item – 7 - Positive Mental Health

 

 

The Somerset Health and Wellbeing Board :

 

1.    Accepts the contents of the report and approves the recommendation of a refocused collaborative strategy. This strategy will include a new mental health model of delivery which puts greater emphasis on prevention and early intervention and to enable individuals to move within the new model as their needs change. The model will ensure current mental health services are safe and that it provides a platform to build parity with physical health services to deliver the Five Year Forward View for Mental Health.

 

 

 

Agenda Item 8 – Health and Care Integration

 

The Somerset Health and Wellbeing Board:

 

1.    Received an update on the proposals as part of the overarching strategy and vision work in line with the Somerset Fit for My Future engagement plans.

 

 

 

9.

Somerset Health and Wellbeing Board Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 46 KB

To discuss any items for the work programme. To assist the discussion, attached is the Board’s current work programme.

10.

Any other urgent items of business

The Chairman may raise any items of urgent business.