Agenda

Older Persons Sub-Committee - Friday, 19th August, 2022 10.00 am

Venue: The Council Chamber, The White House, Hockliffe Street, Leighton Buzzard LU7 1HD

Contact: Committee Officer, 01525 631920 email  mellony.jahn@leighton-linslade-tc.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

Schedule 12 of the Local Government Act 1972 requires a record be kept of the Members present and that this record form part of the minutes of the meeting. Members who cannot attend a meeting should tender apologies to the Town Clerk.

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

(i)         Under the Localism Act 2011 (sections 26-37 and Schedule 4) and in accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct, Members are required to declare any interests which are not currently entered in the Member’s Register of Interests or if he/she has not notified the Monitoring Officer of it.

(ii)        Should any Member have a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest in an item on the agenda, the Member may not participate in consideration of that item unless a Dispensation has first been requested (in writing) and granted by the Council (see Dispensation Procedure).

3.

QUESTIONS FROM THE PUBLIC (3 minutes per person; maximum 15 minutes)

To receive questions and statements from members of the public in respect of any item of business included in the agenda, as provided for in Standing Order No.s 3(e)(f)(g) and 3(h).

4.

MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETING pdf icon PDF 137 KB

(a)      To receive and approve as a correct record the minutes of the Older Persons Sub Committee held on 26 May 2022 (attached) in accordance with Standing Order 12.

 

(b)      To receive information updates on matters arising from the previous meeting (if appropriate).

 

5.

LEIGHTON-LINSLADE HELPING HANDS

To welcome representatives of the Helping Hands group to provide information to the Sub-Committee on the work of the group.

 

6.

PROJECT UPDATES

To receive a verbal update on work progress including the Digital Support helpline and work towards the launch of the Community Agent initiative.

 

7.

TABLET LOAN SCHEME pdf icon PDF 2 MB

To receive a presentation on research regarding a potential tablet loan scheme and to consider next steps.