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Appointment of Substitutes


Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.


Public Participation

Up to a total of fifteen minutes can be allowed, each speaker being allocated a maximum of five minutes, for members of the public to present a petition, ask a question, or comment on any matter on the Agenda or within the remit of the Committee.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 107 KB

Of the meeting held on 29th July 2021 to be approved and signed.


Maggs Day Centre - Presentation pdf icon PDF 196 KB

To receive a presentation from Mel Kirk, Chief Executive, Maggs Day Centre. Maggs Day Centre has been operating since 1985, supporting homeless and socially isolated people in Worcestershire.


Setting of the Budget for 2022/23 and MTFP to 2026/27 pdf icon PDF 249 KB

That the Committee considers the priorities for the Council and recommends any change of emphasis for the services’ income and expenditure allocations.

Additional documents:


AccessAble Contract Update pdf icon PDF 216 KB

That the Committee:


1.     Notes the contents of this report and in particular that the Access Able Contract is due to conclude in December 2022;


2.     Notes the work to be undertaken to investigate alternative options for publicising and advertising the Access Able Service to maximise uptake; and


3.     Notes that officers will undertake a review of the Access Able Service in order to bring a report to this Committee in Spring 2022 setting out options for continuing with such a scheme from January 2023 onwards.


Active Travel Project pdf icon PDF 224 KB

That the Committee:


1.   Directs officers to undertake further work to develop an outline business case to support the recruitment of an Active Travel Officer; and


2.   Notes that a report detailing this business case will be presented to this Committee in February 2022.


Corporate Parenting Briefing pdf icon PDF 153 KB

That the Committee:


1.   Notes the contents of this report and in particular the work being undertaken across the Councils services supporting the Corporate Parenting agenda; and


2.   Directs officers to engage Freedom Leisure with a view to exploring further options for Kinship Carers and Care Leavers to benefit from reduced fee memberships to access the Councils 3 Leisure Facilities.


Update on the Delivery of the Child Poverty Recommendations pdf icon PDF 234 KB

Report to follow.


Covid-19 Community Recovery Plan - Progress Report pdf icon PDF 578 KB

Report to follow.


Any Other Business

Which in the opinion of the Chair is of sufficient urgency as to warrant consideration.