Issue details

Kent and Medway Suicide Prevention Strategy - Children and Young People


This report will ask the Cabinet to approve the Kent and Medway Suicide Prevention Strategy for Children and Young People on behalf of the Local Authority. The report was initially considered by the Children and Young People Overview and Scrutiny Committee on 29 July 2021 and is due to be considered by the Health and Wellbeing Board on 2 September 2021.


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: 14/06/2021

Decision due: 28 Sep 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor David Brake, Councillor Mrs Josie Iles, Portfolio Holder for Children’s Services – Lead Member (statutory responsibility)

Lead director: James Williams

Department: Children and Adults

Contact: Colin Thompson, Consultant in Public Health Email: Tel: 01634 332647.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Children and Young People