Agenda and decisions

Adults and Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Monday, 1 November 2021 2.00 pm

Venue: Sparkenhoe Committee Room, County Hall, Glenfield. View directions

Contact: Mrs L. Walton (0116 305 2583)  Email: lauren.walton@leics.gov.uk

Media

Items
No. Item

Webcast.

A webcast of the meeting can be viewed at [insert link].

1.

Minutes of the meeting held on 6 September 2021. pdf icon PDF 151 KB

2.

Question Time.

3.

Questions asked by members under Standing Order 7(3) and 7(5).

4.

To advise of any other items which the Chairman has decided to take as urgent elsewhere on the agenda.

5.

Declarations of interest in respect of items on the agenda.

6.

Declarations of the Party Whip in accordance with Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rule 16.

7.

Presentation of Petitions under Standing Order 35.

8.

Engagement on the Council's Strategic Plan. pdf icon PDF 287 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

RESOLVED:

 

(a)    That the update on the work undertaken to review and refresh the Council’s Strategic Plan be noted.

 

(b)    That the Chief Executive be requested to give consideration to the comments now raised as part of the consultation on the Council’s Draft Strategic Plan (2022 – 2026).

9.

Digital Developments. pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Decision:

RESOLVED:

 

(a)    That the presentation on the work of the Adults and Communities Department to develop its Digital Strategy be welcomed.

 

(b)    That an update regarding the development of a Shared Care Record be presented at a future meeting.

10.

Current Demand Pressures on the Adults and Communities Department Forecast Budget 2021/22. pdf icon PDF 387 KB

Decision:

RESOLVED:

 

(a)    That the update regarding the current demand pressures on the Adults and Communities Department’s Forecast Budget for 2021/22 be noted.

 

(b)    That the Director be requested to consider including details in the next performance report to the Committee to show how the numbers of home care service users for Leicestershire compare with the numbers for Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire counties.

11.

Update on the Provision of Community Life Choices Services (Day Services). pdf icon PDF 365 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

RESOLVED:

 

That the update on the procurement of commissioned Community Life Choices services and consultation feedback received on the proposed changes to the provision of in-house CLC services be noted and the proposed way forward be supported.

12.

Mandatory Covid-19 Vaccination for Workers in Care Homes. pdf icon PDF 233 KB

Decision:

RESOLVED:

 

That the contents of the report regarding the mandatory Covid-19 vaccination for workers in care homes and the national consultation on extending the requirement for vaccination to the wider health and social care workforce, to cover Covid-19 and seasonal ‘flu vaccination, be noted.

13.

Dates of Future Meetings.

Future meetings of the Adults and Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee will be held at 2.00pm on the following dates in 2022:

 

January 24th

March 7th

June 6th

September 5th

November 7th

14.

Any other items which the Chairman has decided to take as urgent.