Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Staffordshire County Council and the
Integrated Care Board (ICB) have jointly developed a final draft of
a new Mental Health and Mental Well-being Strategy 2023-2028 titled
‘Good Mental Health in Staffordshire’. This replaces
the previous Mental Health Strategy ‘Mental Health is
“Having good mental health is important for everyone, and we need to build strong and resilient communities and individuals who are in control of their own mental well-being.
This new strategy, which has been produced with the NHS, local communities, mental health professions and those who use the service and their carers, aims to help everyone improve and maintain their mental well-being, and help people of all ages with severe long-term mental health issues to live productive and fulfilling lives.”
Julia Jessel, Cabinet Member for Health and Care
Reasons for the Decision – To consider approving the proposed joint Mental Health & Mental Wellbeing Strategy: ‘Good Mental Health in Staffordshire’ 2023-28.
Decision – (a) That the proposed joint Mental Health & Mental Wellbeing Strategy: ‘Good Mental Health in Staffordshire’ 2023-28, be approved.
(b) That the proposal for the Health and Wellbeing Board to monitor delivery of the associated action plan be endorsed.
Report author: Jan Cartman-Frost
Publication date: 16/03/2023
Date of decision: 15/03/2023
Decided at meeting: 15/03/2023 - Cabinet
Effective from: 22/03/2023