The Health and
Wellbeing Board is a committee of the Council. Its job is to agree
the Health and Wellbeing Strategy and work with all organisations
to join up health and social care for the Borough. It is made up of
elected members and officers of the Council, representatives of
Barnsley's Clinical Commissioning Group of GPs and other health
providers, and the local HealthWatch,
which represents the interests of patients and service users.
People from other organisations that have an
impact on health and wellbeing, such as the District Police
Commander, also attend the meetings.
The Board agreed the Health and
Wellbeing Strategy for 2016 to 2020 at its meeting on
4th October 2016 and you can view it
The Health and Wellbeing Board
has recently agreed the
Barnsley Place Based Plan as part of the model for
delivering the Borough’s Health & Wellbeing Strategy.
Following approval by Cabinet
on 28th June, 2017 the public can ask questions at the
Health and Wellbeing Board. These must
not exceed 100 words in length and be submitted no less than 10
clear days in advance of the meeting in question to the Council
Governance Unit by email firstname.lastname@example.org
or in writing to PO Box 634, Town Hall,
Barnsley, S70 9GG.
Full details can be found in
the Cabinet report