Issue details

BCP Carers Strategy

To set out BCP's Council's commitment to carers and to unify services across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole ensuring carers are recognised and supported.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/06/2022

Decision due: 28 Sep 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for People and Homes (to 23/05/2023)

Lead director: Corporate Director of Adult Social Care

Contact: Zena Dighton, Head of Strategic Commissioning - Long Term Conditions Email:

Consultation process

Regular informal briefings are being held with members of the Health and ASC Overview and Scrutiny Committee. Focus Groups are being held with carers. The Pan Dorset Carers Steering Group's own strategic vision is being reviewed alongside the creation of the BCP carers Strategy


Carers, Dorset CCG, members of the Pan Dorset Carers Steering Group, members of the Health and ASC Overview and Scrutiny Committee


Agenda items


  • BCP Carers Strategy