Health and Adult Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Monday, 2nd March, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: HMS Phoebe, Town Hall, Bournemouth BH2 6DY. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services  Email:


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To receive any apologies for absence from Councillors.


Substitute Members

To receive information on any changes in the membership of the Committee.


Note – When a member of a Committee is unable to attend a meeting of a Committee or Sub-Committee, the relevant Political Group Leader (or their nominated representative) may, by notice to the Monitoring Officer (or their nominated representative) prior to the meeting, appoint a substitute member from within the same Political Group. The contact details on the front of this agenda should be used for notifications.



Declarations of Interests

Councillors are requested to declare any interests on items included in this agenda. Please refer to the workflow on the preceding page for guidance.

Declarations received will be reported at the meeting.



Confirmation of Minutes pdf icon PDF 303 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting on 20 January 2020.


Action Sheet pdf icon PDF 284 KB

To note and comment as required on the action sheet which tracks decisions, actions and outcomes arising from previous Committee meetings.


Public Issues

To receive any public questions, statements or petitions submitted in accordance with the Constitution. Further information on the requirements for submitting these is available to view at the following link:- 

The deadline for the submission of public questions is Monday 24 February 2020.

The deadline for the submission of a statement is 12.00 noon, Friday 28 February 2020.

The deadline for the submission of a petition is 12.00 noon, Friday 28 February 2020.


The Big Plan 2018-21 Commissioning Strategy for Adults with Learning Disabilities Progress Report pdf icon PDF 419 KB

To receive information on the progress in delivering the actions and outcome contained in The Big Plan 2018-21, which is a Health and Social Care Commissioning Strategy for Adults with a Learning Disability, since it was published in 2018.

Additional documents:


Healthwatch Dorset pdf icon PDF 183 KB

To receive an introduction to the contract and priorities of Healthwatch. To include a description of the relationship between Healthwatch, the Council and scrutiny and to ensure the committee understands the contract with Healthwatch and offers input accordingly.

Additional documents:


Better Care Fund 2019/2020 pdf icon PDF 282 KB

To receive an update on the Better Care Fund and scrutiny of delivery and performance.



Portfolio Holder Update

To receive any updates from the Portfolio Holder on key issues as appropriate and consider the frequency of these updates for future meetings of the Committee.


Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 233 KB

To consider and amend the Committee’s Forward Plan as appropriate.