Health and Adult Social Care and Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Thursday, 5th December, 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Committee Suite 1,2 & 3, Westfields, Middlewich Road, Sandbach CW11 1HZ. View directions

Contact: Joel Hammond-Gant  Tel: 01270 686468 Email:

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


Minutes of Previous meeting pdf icon PDF 67 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 7 November 2019.



Declarations of Interest

To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests in any item on the agenda.


Declaration of Party Whip

To provide an opportunity for Members to declare the existence of a party whip in relation to any item on the Agenda


Public Speaking Time/Open Session

A total period of 15 minutes is allocated for members of the public to make a statement(s) on any matter that falls within the remit of the Committee.


Individual members of the public may speak for up to 5 minutes, but the Chairman will decide how the period of time allocated for public speaking will be apportioned, where there are a number of speakers.


Note: in order for officers to undertake and background research, it would be helpful if members of the public notified the Scrutiny Officer listed at the foot of the Agenda at least one working day before the meeting with brief details of the matter to be covered.




Cheshire East Mental Health Strategy pdf icon PDF 81 KB

To scrutinise the activity and performance of the council against the key objectives and aims in the recently published Mental Health Strategy.

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Reducing the Parity of Deprivation and other Key Health Issues Across Cheshire East pdf icon PDF 241 KB

(1)  To consider a report detailing and explaining what the ‘tartan rug’ is and how it is used.

(2)  To consider a report on how the council (with and without partners) is working to reduce health inequalities and disparities across the borough, e.g. varying levels of deprivation.


SEND Local Offer for 16-25 Year Olds pdf icon PDF 106 KB

To consider the task and finish group report – its findings and recommendations – on the local offer of SEND services for 16-25 year olds in Cheshire East.

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Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 186 KB


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 74 KB

To review the current work programme.

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