Scrutiny Health & Social Care Sub-Committee - Tuesday, 9th March, 2021 6.30 pm

Venue: This meeting will be held remotely. View directions

Contact: Simon Trevaskis
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No. Item


Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence from any members of the Committee.



Disclosure of Interests

In accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct and the statutory provisions of the Localism Act, Members and co-opted Members of the Council are reminded that it is a requirement to register disclosable pecuniary interests (DPIs) and gifts and hospitality to the value of which exceeds £50 or multiple gifts and/or instances of hospitality with a cumulative value of £50 or more when received from a single donor within a rolling twelve month period. In addition, Members and co-opted Members are reminded that unless their disclosable pecuniary interest is registered on the register of interests or is the subject of a pending notification to the Monitoring Officer, they are required to disclose those disclosable pecuniary interests at the meeting. This should be done by completing the Disclosure of Interest form and handing it to the Democratic Services representative at the start of the meeting. The Chair will then invite Members to make their disclosure orally at the commencement of Agenda item 3. Completed disclosure forms will be provided to the Monitoring Officer for inclusion on the Register of Members’ Interests.



Urgent Business (if any)

To receive notice of any business not on the agenda which in the opinion of the Chair, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.



Update on the Croydon Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic pdf icon PDF 4 MB

For the Sub-Committee to receive an update on the ongoing response in Croydon to the Covid-19 Pandemic, including progress made on the vaccination programme. 

Additional documents:


Croydon's Autism Strategy 2021-24 pdf icon PDF 112 KB

For the Sub-Committee to consider an early draft of Croydon’s Autism Strategy 2021-24, with a view to providing feedback that can be taken into account during the preparation of the final version.

Additional documents:


Update from Healthwatch Croydon

For the Sub-Committee to receive an update on the activities of the Healthwatch Croydon, from the Healthwatch Croydon Manager, Gordon Kay.


Exclusion of the Press and Public

The following motion is to be moved and seconded where it is proposed to exclude the press and public from the remainder of a meeting:


“That, under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information falling within those paragraphs indicated in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended.”