Care and Independence Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Committee work programme 2022


Meeting dates

·         Scheduled Committee Meetings: Thursday 10 March 2021 at 10am, Thursday 23 June 2022 at 10am, Thursday 22 September 2022 at 10am, Thursday 1 December 2022 at 10am, Thursday 2 March 2023 at 10am

·         Scheduled Mid Cycle Briefings (Attended by Group Spokespersons only): Thursday 29 July 2022 at 10am, Thursday 27 October 2022 at 10am. Thursday 2 February 2023 at 10am



Aims/Terms of Reference


Thursday 23 June 2022 at 10am

Assessment of Experience of Winter 2021/22 (including Covid) and Adult Social Care

Adult Social Care in North Yorkshire right now – eg unmet need, Home care providers and packages, picture on homecare, workforce applications. Aerial view of covid impact and how the response is changing the way we work and how we work with partners

Richard Webb

Managing the Care Market (development Programme)

Current position (12 months since previous report) relating to Approved Provider List Covid impact and measures.  Ongoing support for Care Homes. Extended to broad based report for newly constituted committee.

Dale Owens

Dementia Care facility

Report on progress business case and development in light of Executive approval in May. Potentially Broad based report for newly constituted committee

Dale Owens

Thursday 22 September 2022 at 10am

Reimagining Home Care (and possible Reablement update as accompaniment)

Overview for new members and update on the progress of transformation phasing.

Dale Owens and Rachel Bowes

Day Services

Overview with some focus on how the pandemic has changed demand for these services and how that influences commissioning arrangements that we have in place to deliver Personalisation and choice and meet current service and business requirements.


Unpaid Carers – support for Carers

Overview item to help assess the support provided to adult carers of adults in North Yorkshire. Update on the Strategic plan for the transformation of carers offer across North Yorkshire and experience of the contract for the provision of the Adult Carer Service and Young Carers support and advice


Provider Services Development



Thursday 1 December 2022 at 10am

Digital Lives

Technology enabled care, online care, financial assessment and brokerage. Tech Enabled Care –supporting and enhancing the experience of people and their independence in their own homes



Annual NY Safeguarding Adults Board Report

Chair of Board and Sheila Hall

Financial and Budget Pressures

Account of local, regional and financial pressures on the Adult Social Care Budget

Anton Hodge

Local Account

A review of the published account

Louise Wallace

DPH Annual Report

A review of the published account

Louise Wallace

Thursday 2 March 2023 at 10am

Extra Care -  next generation

Revisit of Extra Care 12 months on as requested by the Committee. Update on progress and statement on ambition to see Extra Care in all key towns by 2023.

Dale Owens

Items where dates have yet to be confirmed

The Care Cap

Review of the impact of the lifetime cap on the amount anyone in England will need to spend on their personal care, alongside the means-test for local authority financial support.

Anton Hodge and Dale Owens

Intermediate Care

Discharge arrangements.
Possible Briefing on introduction of Pilot scheme for short term care beds

Rachel Kemp

Supported Housing

Transforming Care and current supported housing service overview


Shared Lives Scheme



Respite/Short breaks current position

Progress on a transformational approach to short breaks


Development of the Integrated Care Systems and Partnerships that cover North Yorkshire

What does this mean for social care, what are the risks etc