Agenda

Cabinet - Monday 22 November 2021 10.00 a.m.

Venue: Council Chamber - Rotherham Town Hall, Moorgate Street, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 2TH. View directions

Contact: Governance Unit  Email: governance@rotherham.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

 

To receive apologies from any Member who is unable to attend the meeting.

2.

Declarations of Interest

 

To invite Councillors to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests or personal interests they may have in any matter which is to be considered at this meeting, to confirm the nature of those interests and whether they intend to leave the meeting for the consideration of the item.

3.

Questions from Members of the Public

 

To receive questions from members of the public who wish to ask a general question in respect of matters within the Council’s area of responsibility or influence.

 

Subject to the Chair’s discretion, members of the public may ask one question and one supplementary question, which should relate to the original  ...  view the full agenda text for item 3.

4.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 128 KB

 

To receive the record of proceedings of the Cabinet meeting held on 18 October 2021.

5.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

There are no exempt items.

LEADER OF THE COUNCIL

6.

Household Support Fund and Funding for Vulnerable Renters pdf icon PDF 557 KB

Report from the Assistant Chief Executive.

 

Recommendations

 

1.    Allocate the Household Support Grant of £2,489,029.87 as follows:

a)    £1.1m for food vouchers to children eligible for free school meals for school holidays through to Easter 2022.

b)    £1.3m to reduce Council Tax liability for working age households eligible for Council  ...  view the full agenda text for item 6.

Additional documents:

ADULT SOCIAL CARE AND HEALTH

7.

Public Health Proposals for Re-commissioning Rotherham's Alcohol and Drugs Service pdf icon PDF 500 KB

Report from the Strategic Director of Adult Care, Housing and Public Health.

 

Recommendations

 

1.    That Cabinet agree the recommissioning of an 'all age' Alcohol and Drug Service. The key change to the service model is approved, which is the move to a specialist pathway covering all ages and procured from  ...  view the full agenda text for item 7.

Additional documents:

8.

0-19 Public Health Nursing Services Commissioning pdf icon PDF 326 KB

Report from the Strategic Director of Adult Care, Housing and Public Health.

 

Recommendations

 

1.    To note the good progress made on the recommissioning process against the timeline agreed in March 2021.

 

2.    To note the parallel timeline of the Health and Care Bill, and its implications in respect of the  ...  view the full agenda text for item 8.

Additional documents:

CORPORATE SERVICES, COMMUNITY SAFETY AND FINANCE

9.

September Financial Monitoring 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 502 KB

Report from the Strategic Director of Finance and Customer Services.

 

Recommendations

 

1.          That the current General Fund Revenue Budget forecast of a balanced budget be noted.

 

2.          That it be noted that actions will continue to be taken to ensure that a balanced financial outturn is delivered.

 

3.          That the  ...  view the full agenda text for item 9.

Additional documents:

HOUSING

10.

Mid-Year Housing Development Update Report - 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 310 KB

Report from the Strategic Director of Adult Care, Housing and Public Health.

 

Recommendations

 

1.    That progress made with the 2021/22 housing development programme be noted.

 

Additional documents:

11.

Recommendations from Overview and Scrutiny Management Board pdf icon PDF 211 KB

 

To receive a report detailing the recommendations of the Overview and Scrutiny Management Board in respect of the above items that were subject to pre-decision scrutiny on 17 November 2021.

12.

Date and Time of Next Meeting

 

The next meeting of the Cabinet will be held on Monday 20 December commencing at 10.00am in Rotherham Town Hall.

 

SHARON KEMP,

Chief Executive.