Committee details

West Northamptonshire Health and Wellbeing Board

Purpose of committee

The West Northamptonshire Health and Wellbeing Board is a statutory committee of West Northamptonshire Council which:

·      Is established in accordance with Section 194 of the Health and Social Care Act 2012.

·      Is treated as a Committee of the Council under Section 102 of the Local Government Act 1972 and provisions of the Local Government and Housing Act 1989.

·      Will be subject to any amendment or replacement of regulation or guidance applicable to any legislation relevant to the functions, powers and duties of Health and Wellbeing Boards.

The Board is a forum that enables key leaders from across West Northamptonshire and the county to secure better health and wellbeing outcomes for the local population, better quality of care for all patients and care users, better value for the taxpayer and reduce health inequalities by shaping the future of services through a more integrated approach to commissioning health and wellbeing related services.


Contact information

Support officer: Cheryl Bird, Health and Wellbeing Board Business Manager.

Phone: 07500 605450