Cabinet on 18/1/07 gave permission to consult on the future of the Council’s four residential homes for older people and to consider agreement for the future of the Honeysuckle House site where care is purchased to meet more specialist needs of older people with dementia and / or nursing care needs. This report advises Cabinet of the outcome of the consultation process and of the outcome of an options appraisal for the modernisation of services for older people with cognitive impairment.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Significant Impact on 1 or more Wards;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Decision due: 7 Nov 2007 by Council
Department: Community & Social Services
Contact: Steve Tall, Head of Service - Older People Services Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 020 8379 8031.
Residents of residential homes for older people - Meetings with groups of residents and their families; presentation; feedback forms; letters; emails.
Relatives of residents of residential homes for older people – As above.
Staff of residential homes for older people - Meetings with staff; feedback forms; discussions with trades unions.
Local NHS organisations - Presentation to older peoples partnership board; presentation to local capacity planning meeting; membership of project board/team.
Local voluntary sector - As above plus presentation to specially convened meeting.
[Feb – Jul 07]
Part 1 & 2 (Para 3): Part 1