Health and Adult Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Monday, 28th November, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room, First Floor, BCP Civic Centre Annex, St Stephen's Rd, Bournemouth BH2 6LL. View directions

Contact: Louise Smith, Email:  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.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 461 KB

To confirm the Minutes of the meeting on 26 September 2022.


Action Sheet pdf icon PDF 374 KB


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 a public question is 4 clear working days before the meeting.


The deadline for the submission of a public statement is midday the working day before the meeting.


The deadline for the submission of a petition is 10 working days before the meeting.



Dorset and Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole Safeguarding Adults Boards Annual Report 2021-2022 pdf icon PDF 135 KB

It is a statutory requirement for the Dorset Safeguarding Adults Board (SAB) to publish an Annual Report each year and to present that report to the Council’s Health & Wellbeing Board.  Many Councils also request that the report is presented to Scrutiny as the report enables a discussion on the work of the Safeguarding Adults Board


Additional documents:


Annual Compliments, Complaints and Comments report pdf icon PDF 149 KB

Adult Social Care has a statutory responsibility to produce an annual report on complaints received, issues that have been raised and any action that has been taken to improve services. Adult Social Care encourages feedback from a range of sources including complaints, compliments, comments.


This report provides a summary of complaints and compliments, including learning, for BCP Council Adult Social Care from 1st April 2021 to 31st March 2022.


Additional documents:


Adult Social Care Contact Centre pdf icon PDF 490 KB

This report provides a further update to Committee about the transformation of the Adult Social Care Contact Centre which launched in October 2020.

This paper focuses on recent initiatives to embed a new practice model at the adult social care ‘front door’ and test different ways of working from those that have been traditionally used over recent years.


Healthwatch - Young Listeners Project Update

To receive a verbal update from Healthwatch.


Portfolio Holder Update

To receive verbal updates from the Portfolio Holders.


Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 398 KB

To consider the Committee’s Forward Plan.