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Putting Prevention First - Supporting the Implementation of the Vision for Adult Social Care and Health - Public
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Urgent Decision - Not in Forward Plan
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Report of Corporate Director - Adult Social Care & Health

Implementation Date (not before meeting on)
Tue 14 Nov 2017
1.1 To propose a renewed commitment by the local authority to invest in targeted prevention activity and the development of community assets. This signals a step change in prioritising funding for prevention through the improved Better Care Fund (iBCF) in order to support the implementation of the vision for adult social care and health. 1.2 To advise Cabinet of the strategy to be applied to deliver this vision which includes the extension of current contracts to existing organisations set out in this report in order to allow time for the re design and commissioning activity to take place. 1.3 To seek approval to commence the re commissioning activity outlined within paragraph 5.5 and Appendices 4 and 5 of this report. The accompanying private reports include financial information relating to this proposed procurement activity.
Key Portfolio
OLD - Clean Streets, Waste and Recycling
Decision Maker
Chief Officer Decision Maker
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Reason For Key Decision
Revenue in excess of £500k & Significant effect on communities in two or more wards
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Adult Social Care & Health
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Private Reason
Decision Outcome
On 14 November 2017, Cabinet:- (i) Approved priority work to be undertaken in relation to the re-commissioning and investment contained within the report which include: • Three Conversations, a strengths based approach to social work to be funded through iBCF • Neighbourhood Networks Service to be funded through iBCF • Prevention Pathway Approach for the future commissioning of housing related support and third sector grants provision; (ii) Noted the proposed use of Single Contractor negotiations for the following: • Existing Youth Hub to support the delivery of the prevention pathway • Three Conversations Provider • Capacity building, monitoring and governance support for the Neighbourhood Networks Service and third sector grants provision to be funded through iBCF; (iii) Approved the delegation of the approval of the procurement strategy to the Corporate Director Adult Social Care and Health, the Director of Commissioning of Procurement, the Interim Chief Finance Officer and the City Solicitor for the Neighbourhood Networks Service; (iv) Noted the proposed extensions to the Third Sector Grant Funded Organisations up to 30th September 2019 and the intention to extend current Supporting People contracts for a further period of two years in order to allow time for the re- commissioning activity to be undertaken; (v) Noted the updated position in respect of the required savings within Supporting People & Third Sector Grant funded services. THE DEADLINE FOR CALL IN IS 1600 HOURS ON MONDAY 20 NOVEMBER 2017.
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(OLD) Acocks Green; (OLD) Aston; (OLD) Bartley Green; (OLD) Billesley; (OLD) Bordesley Green; (OLD) Bournville; (OLD) Brandwood; (OLD) Edgbaston; (OLD) Erdington; (OLD) Hall Green; (OLD) Handsworth Wood; (OLD) Harborne; (OLD) Hodge Hill; (OLD) Kings Norton; (OLD) Kingstanding; (OLD) Ladywood; (OLD) Longbridge; (OLD) Lozells and East Handsworth; (OLD) Moseley and Kings Heath; (OLD) Nechells; (OLD) Northfield; (OLD) Oscott; (OLD) Perry Barr; (OLD) Quinton; (OLD) Selly Oak; (OLD) Shard End; (OLD) Sheldon; (OLD) Soho; (OLD) South Yardley; (OLD) Sparkbrook; (OLD) Springfield; (OLD) Stechford and Yardley North; (OLD) Stockland Green; (OLD) Sutton Four Oaks; (OLD) Sutton New Hall; (OLD) Sutton Trinity; (OLD) Sutton Vesey; (OLD) Tyburn; (OLD) Washwood Heath; (OLD) Weoley


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Corporate Resources and Governance Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Health and Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee

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Decision History

Date & Time CreatedUser Full NameStatus DescriptionDetails
 Page 1 of 6, items 1 to 10 of 58.
18/10/2017 13:14:21Sukhvinder Dosanjh Business Item Created 
18/10/2017 13:14:21Sukhvinder Dosanjh Committee AddedCabinet
18/10/2017 13:14:21Sukhvinder Dosanjh Meeting Added12/12/2017 10:00AM
18/10/2017 13:14:21Sukhvinder Dosanjh OS Committee AddedCorporate Resources and Governance Overview and Scrutiny Committee
18/10/2017 13:14:21Sukhvinder Dosanjh OS Committee AddedHealth and Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee
18/10/2017 13:14:36Sukhvinder Dosanjh Status ChangedDecision Proposed [2]
18/10/2017 13:15:20Sukhvinder Dosanjh Ward AddedAcocks Green
18/10/2017 13:15:20Sukhvinder Dosanjh Ward AddedAston
18/10/2017 13:15:20Sukhvinder Dosanjh Ward AddedBartley Green
18/10/2017 13:15:20Sukhvinder Dosanjh Ward AddedBillesley


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