Decision details

Residential and nursing care for older people

Decision status: Implemented

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


RESOLVED that: the People Overview and Scrutiny Committee:

a)     Agreed to write to the Leader of the Council and the Cabinet Member for Adult Care, Wellbeing and Health Integration supporting representations to the government concerning the need for adult social care to be funded at a level that recognises current pressures on services.

b)     Requested to be provided with a geographical breakdown of the care homes in West Northamptonshire subject to performance improvement plans or contract terminations in 2021/22.

c)     Requested to be provided with further information on the number of care home contract defaults and terminations in West Northamptonshire’s neighbouring authorities. 

d)     Requested that the further information to be provided to the Committee on Disabled Facilities Grant utilisation be circulated to Committee members as soon as it is available.


Publication date: 24/11/2021

Date of decision: 16/11/2021

Decided at meeting: 16/11/2021 - People Overview and Scrutiny Committee

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