West Berkshire Council

Start date: 2021-11-01
End date: 2022-01-03
Results: 2022-05-30

Draft Adult Social Care Strategy 2022-2026

Setting out the principles and standards which everyone should expect from our service


This consultation is closed.


Background

We believe it is valuable for our Adult Social Care department to have a clear and up-to-date strategy so that:

  • Staff will understand the principles they are expected to demonstrate
  • Service users will understand the standards they can expect
  • Partners will understand our role in relation to them.

We also want to raise awareness of the important services which we offer.


How we developed our draft strategy

The pdf icon draft strategy [864kb] is a starting point. It has been developed by the Adult Social Care department and draws upon our own knowledge of the legal context, major areas of work either planned or underway as well as key data relating to our activity and performance levels.


Why we want your views

We now want to hear the views of service users, staff, partners and other stakeholders on pdf icon our draft strategy [864kb] to develop and enrich the final strategy.


How to take part

If you'd like to comment on our pdf icon draft Adult Social Care Strategy 2022-2026 [864kb], please complete our survey by 5pm on Monday, 3 January 2022.

The survey should take about 15 minutes.

We will also be talking with relevant groups and organisations who can help to inform our strategy.  This will include, for example, the Learning Disability Partnership Board, the Autism Partnership Board, the Locality Integration Board, as well as independent provider organisations.

If you have any questions about the consultation, please contact paul.coe@westberks.gov.uk


What happens next

Your feedback will used to finalise the strategy. The final strategy will be signed off by elected members at an Executive meeting in spring 2022 (meeting date to be confirmed).

Following this, the final strategy will be published on our Strategies, Policies and Plans webpage.