Issue details

Commissioned Services For The Health And Wellbeing Of Carers

This paper reviews the provision of adult social care services for carers in the Borough and looks at options for ensuring that need is met amongst this demographic.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: None Specific;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/07/2022

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Yes - it is likely that part of the report will be considered at a private meeting of the Executive. This is because it is likely that the report will contain information relating to the business or financial affairs of individuals.

Decision due: 29 Sep 2022 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Health, Wellbeing and Adult Services - David Hare

Lead director: Director, Adult Social Care and Health - Matt Pope

Department: Adult Social Care

Contact: Pamela Iyer Email: pamela.iyer@wokingham.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Consultation with service users commenced July 2022 and is ongoing. This comprises some focus groups and one to one interviews with services users in line with previous coproduction work. The results from this year's Survey of Adult Carers in England (SACE) are also incorporated.

Consultees

Equality Impact Assessment
Executive report
Procurement business case

Reference Number: WBC1288

Reason For Consideration: More money is being allocated to commissioned services for carers in order to meet the need. Officers would like Executive to approve the planned spend, approve the planned procurement route and delegate award responsibility to the Director of Adult Social Care.

Documents

  • Commissioned services for the health and wellbeing of carers