Issue details

Mental Health Core Offer

Proposed decision: To develop contracts to deliver a primary care and wellbeing service within the mental health core offer.


How the decision relates to Corporate Objectives:

Improve services to the most vulnerable people in Kent

Financial Implications: Cost of the contract is expected to be £3.7 million which is equivalent to existing grant spend.

Legal Implications: Contracts will be developed with legal services and KCC procurement.

Equality Implications: Equality Impact Assessment will accompany the recommendation report.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings of more than £1m;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Division affected: (All Division);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/01/2015

Decision due: Not before 9th Feb 2015 by Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care and Public Health
Reason: in order that the proposed decision can be published for a minimum of 28 days in accordance with statutory requirements

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care and Public Health

Lead director: Penny Southern

Contact: Sue Scamell, Commissioning Manager Mental Health 03000 415482 Email:


Adult Social Care and Health Cabinet Committee will discuss this on the 15th January 2015


Other consultation planned or undertaken:

Informal consultation has been taken with Service Users, Health and Providers


Financial implications: Lead officer: Sue Scamell Commissioning Manager Mental Health 03000 415482 Lead Director: Penny Southern Director Learning Disabilities and Mental Health 03000 415505

Legal implications: 15/00003


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