Issue details

Better Care Fund


This report will request that the Cabinet agree to extend the existing Better Care Fund Plan to cover the period 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022.


The Cabinet will be asked to delegate oversight of the development of the Better Care Fund Plan and S75 agreement to the Director of People, Children and Adults, in consultation with the Kent and Medway NHS Clinical Commissioning Group Deputy Managing Director, Chief Legal Officer and the Portfolio Holder for Adults’ Services.


Access to Information

The report together with any other documents being considered (unless they contain exempt information) will be available for inspection 5 clear days before the decision is taken by the Cabinet. Copies are available on the Council's website or requested from Democratic Services Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR or email If you wish to submit information to the Cabinet about the item please also contact Democratic Services.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/11/2020

Decision due: 2 Mar 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor David Brake

Lead director: Ian Sutherland

Department: Children and Adults

Contact: Su Irving, Head of Adult Partnership Commissioning and the Better Care Fund Email: Tel: 01634 331280.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Health and Adult Social Care

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