Agenda and decisions

Community and Wellbeing Committee
Thursday, 19th March, 2020 7.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber - Epsom Town Hall

Contact: Democratic Services, 01372 732122  Email: democraticservices@epsom-ewell.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Question Time

To take any questions from members of the Public.

 

Please note: Members of the Public are requested to inform the Democratic Services Officer before the meeting begins if they wish to ask a verbal question to the Committee.

2.

Declarations of Interest

Members are asked to declare the existence and nature of any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests in respect of any item of business to be considered at the meeting.

Decision:

The following declarations of interests were made by Councillors in relation to items of business on the agenda for the meeting:

Voluntary Sector Grants and Funding 2020/21

Councillor Peter Webb, Other Interest: In the interests of openness and transparency Councillor Peter Webb declared that he is an advisor for the Citizens Advice Bureau.

 

3.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 89 KB

The Committee is asked to confirm as a true record the Minutes of the Meeting of the Committee held on 21 January 2020 (attached) and to authorise the Chair to sign them.


4.

Voluntary Sector Grants and Funding 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 92 KB

This report considers the continued future support of voluntary organisations in 2020/21.

Additional documents:

Decision:

Following consideration, it was resolved:

(1)      That the Community and Wellbeing Committee approved the proposed support for voluntary organisations in 2020/21, as detailed in Annex 1 to the report.

 

 

5.

Epsom & Ewell Biodiversity Action Plan - 2019 Annual Update pdf icon PDF 78 KB

A report on progress during 2019 in implementing the Epsom & Ewell Local Biodiversity Action Plan 2010-2020.

Additional documents:

Decision:

Following consideration, it was resolved:

(1)      That the Committee noted progress during 2019 in implementing the Epsom and Ewell Local Biodiversity Plan.

6.

Response to public consultation on Improving Healthcare Together 2020 to 2030 pdf icon PDF 108 KB

This report considers the consultation response on Improving Heathcare Together 2020-3030 and a Council Position Statement on the consultation.

Additional documents:

Decision:

Following consideration, it was resolved:

That the Committee

(1)      agreed the Position Statement relating to the future location of the new specialist emergency care hospital as set out in Annex 1 to the report.

(2)      agreed the consultation response to Improving Healthcare Together 2020-2030 as set out in Annex 2 to the report.