Agenda

Housing and Wellbeing Committee
Monday 24th January 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Arun Civic Centre, Maltravers Road, Littlehampton, BN17 5LF. View directions

Contact: Andrew Bishop (Ext. 37984) 

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

2.

Declarations of Interest

Members and Officers are invited to make any declaration of pecuniary, personal and/or prejudicial interests that they may have in relation to items on this agenda, and are reminded that they should re-declare their interest before consideration of the items or as soon as the interest becomes apparent.

 

Members and Officers should make their declaration by stating:

 

a)             the item they have the interest in

b)             whether it is a pecuniary/personal interest and/or prejudicial interest

c)             the nature of the interest

 

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 144 KB

The Committee will be asked to approve as a correct record the Minutes of the Housing and Wellbeing Committee held on 2 December 2021.

4.

ITEMS NOT ON THE AGENDA THAT THE CHAIRMAN OF THE MEETING IS OF THE OPINION SHOULD BE CONSIDERED AS A MATTER OF URGENCY BY REASON OF SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES

5.

Public Question Time

To receive questions from the public (for a period of up to 15 minutes).

6.

Joint Working Protocol for Care Leavers pdf icon PDF 154 KB

West Sussex County Council and the seven Districts and Boroughs within West Sussex have developed a joint working Protocol for Care Leavers. The aim of the Protocol is to ensure that the accommodation needs and associated support in the community for young people leaving care are identified, and procedures put in place to ensure that agencies work in partnership to achieve this. The partners signing up to this Protocol have the collective ambition to provide Care Leavers with the best possible start to their adult lives.

 

7.

Committee General Fund Revenue and Capital Budgets 2022/23 and Housing Revenue Account Budgets 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 304 KB

The purpose of the report is for this Committee to consider and recommend its revenue budget for inclusion in the 2022/23 revenue budget, which will be submitted to the Policy and Finance Committee on 10 February 2022. Policy and Finance Committee will consider the overall revenue budget for 2022/23 to make a recommendation to Full Council on 23 February 2022 on the budget to be set and level of Council Tax for the District for 2022/23.

 

In addition, Committees must consider and recommend their draft capital budget for inclusion in the overall capital programme, which will be submitted to the Policy and Finance Committee on 10 February 2022. Policy and Finance Committee will consider the overall capital programme to make a recommendation to Full Council on 23 February 2022 on the overall capital programme to be set for 2022/23.

 

This Committee must also consider and recommend its Housing Revenue Account (HRA) revenue budget, which will be submitted to the Policy and Finance Committee on 10 February 2022. Policy and Finance Committee will consider the overall revenue budget for 2022/23 to make a recommendation to Full Council on 23 February 2022 on the budget to be set and level of rents to be charged for 2022/23.

 

This Committee must consider and recommend a draft Housing Revenue Account Capital budget for inclusion in the overall capital programme, which will be submitted to the Policy and Finance Committee on 10 February 2022. Policy and Finance Committee will consider the overall capital programme to make a recommendation to Full Council on 23 February 2022 on the overall capital programme to be set for 2022/23.

8.

Littlehampton Community Wardens Project Update pdf icon PDF 171 KB

This report is an information paper to provide an update on the Littlehampton Community Warden project.  It seeks to provide an overview of how the service has performed since its inception and sets out key performance data and outcomes.

9.

Consultation on the Sussex Police Precept 2022-2023 pdf icon PDF 203 KB

The Sussex Police and Crime Panel are meeting on 28 January 2022 to consider the Sussex Police Precept for 2022-23. This report provides the opportunity for Committee Members to express their views on the proposed precept.

Additional documents:

10.

Arun Covid Community Champions Project Update pdf icon PDF 169 KB

This report is an information paper to provide an update on the progress of the Covid Community Champions project.  It seeks to provide an overview of how the service has performed since its inception and sets out key performance data and outcomes.

11.

Activities for Older People pdf icon PDF 222 KB

Age UK West Sussex, Brighton & Hove has a history of providing a range of activities and services in Arun to older members of the community.  This report reviews the grant Age UK receives for Activities East of the river Arun.

12.

Covid-19 Additional Relief Fund pdf icon PDF 122 KB

Outside Bodies - Feedback from meetings

Will be circulated separately to the agenda should there be any.

13.

Work Programme pdf icon PDF 214 KB

The Committee is required to note the Work Programme for 2021/22.