Issue details

Better Care Fund


This report will ask the Cabinet to consider and agree the new Draft Better Care Fund (BCF) Plan to cover the period 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022. The Cabinet will also be asked to agree to extend the 2021/22 BCF plan to cover any delays in the issue of new planning guidance for the financial year 2022/23.


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: 20/09/2021

Decision due: 19 Oct 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor David Brake, Portfolio Holder for Adults' Services

Lead director: Lee-Anne Farach

Contact: Jo Friend, Senior Commissioning Officer Email: Tel: 01634 331066, 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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