Health and Wellbeing Board

8 November 2021

4.15  - 5.12 pm


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Councillor Dale Birch (Chairman)

Fiona Slevin-Brown, Frimley Clinical Commissioning Group (Vice-Chairman)

Councillor Dr Gareth Barnard

Philip Bell, Involve

Sue Dorling, Berkshire Care Association

Emma Leatherbarrow, Healthwatch

Jonathan Picken, Bracknell Forest Safeguarding Board

Grainne Siggins, Bracknell Forest Council (People)

Timothy Wheadon, Bracknell Forest Council

Apologies for absence were received from:

Neil Bolton-Heaton

Alex Gild

Andrew Hunter

Sonia Johnson

Melanie O'Rourke

Heema Shukla

Fidelma Tinneny

Also Present:

Julia McKenzie, Bracknell Forest Council


28.          Declarations of Interest

There were no declarations of interest.



29.          Exclusion of Public and Press

RESOLVED that pursuant to Section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended, and having regard to the public interest, members of the public and press be excluded from the meeting for the consideration of the following item which involves the likely disclosure of exempt information under the following category of Schedule 12A of that Act:


(3)        Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any

particular person (including the authority holding the information)



30.          Better Care Fund sign off



1          The Board reviewed the draft Better Care Fund Plan and gave feedback prior to final submission.

2          Delegated authority be awarded to the Executive Director (People) for clearance of the final Bracknell Forest BCF Plan 2021/22 for submission to Better Care Support England by the deadline of 16 November 2021.

3          The final Bracknell Forest BCF Plan be included on the agenda for the 2 December 2021 Health and Wellbeing Board in order to formally approve the Plan.
























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