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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 132 KB

Of the meeting held on 14th November 2022 to be approved and signed.


Worcestershire County Council - Public Health Update for Worcester City

Presentation item from Matt Fung, Consultant in Public Health, Worcestershire County Council.


Update On The Delivery Of The Child Poverty Task & Finish Group Recommendations pdf icon PDF 301 KB

That the Committee -


1.     Notes the contents of this report; and


2.     Notes that recommendations A-E of the Child Poverty Task & Finish Group have been completed, with further update reports to be presented at 6 monthly intervals in respect of recommendations F-H.


Review of the Worcester City Food Poverty Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) 2022 pdf icon PDF 390 KB


That the Committee -


1.     Notes the contents of this report, and in particular the Worcester City Food Poverty JSNA 2022 included at Appendix 1; and


2.     Notes the work undertaken by the Council directly or through partnership working in responding to the findings of the JSNA.

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Setting of the Budget for 2023/24 and Medium Term Financial Plan to 2027/28 pdf icon PDF 201 KB

1.     That the Committee considers the priorities within each service and recommends any change for the services’ Budgets;


2.     That the Committee considers the services’ Capital programme and future projects and recommends any changes or additions; and


3.     That the Committee reviews any new budget proposals from members and makes recommendations to Policy and Resources Committee as appropriate.

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Town Investment Plan Active Travel Project Update pdf icon PDF 942 KB

That the Committee notes the contents of this report.


Worcester City Discretionary Welfare Assistance Scheme (DWAS) pdf icon PDF 334 KB

That the Committee notes the content of the report and approves the recommendation that a review of the Discretionary Welfare Assistance Scheme should be undertaken to ensure that it continues to meet the needs of vulnerable households efficiently and effectively.


Quarter 3 Performance Report For 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 187 KB

That the Health and Wellbeing Committee notes the Council’s quarter 3 performance for 2022/23.

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Any Other Business

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