Reading’s Health and Wellbeing Board – 16 March 2018

Article date
9 March 2018
Primary interest
Health

The agenda for the next meeting of Reading’s Health and Wellbeing Board is now available. Reports on the agenda include:

The impact of funding reductions on the capacity of voluntary organisations to contribute to the Board’s strategic priorities.

This report summarises the findings of a survey of applicants to the Berkshire West CCG Partnership Development Fund (PDF) conducted by Reading Voluntary Action. It highlights:

  • How recent funding awards to local voluntary organisations through PDF by Berkshire West CCGs,  and Reading Borough Council (Narrowing the Gap II) could impact on the capacity of voluntary organisations to contribute to the Board’s strategic priorities, and
  • The possible  impact of a reduction in preventative health and social care services delivered by Reading voluntary and community sector.
What do Reading people know about TB?
Changes to the Health and Wellbeing Board membership

Including a proposal to co-opt a representative from Reading Voluntary Action as a non-voting additional member of the Board.

Read the full agenda and papers here.