Decision details

Health and Wellbeing Grant Investment

Decision Maker: Executive Director: People (DCS)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

On 3rd March 2022, Cabinet authorised and delegated the Executive Director, People to spend additional S256 funds of up to £2.24m. A Community Health and Wellbeing Fund has been set up which will be managed for and behalf of the Council by Quartet Community Foundation.
The agreement of the S256 was the provision of matched funding from previously allocated COVID funding for grant investment to support the recovery and resilience of the community and voluntary sector.

Decision:

To approve the arrangements and terms of the Community Health and Wellbeing Fund being managed for on behalf of the council by Quartet Community Foundation to spend an additional £2M from S256 funds (from the Clinical Commissioning Group for the BNSSG Healthier Together single system plan)

Alternative options considered:

Do nothing and not accept the funds and provide no further support to the recovery and resilience of the community and voluntary sector.

Publication date: 04/10/2022

Date of decision: 21/09/2022