Agenda and minutes

Health and Community Committee
Thursday 6 December 2018 4.00 pm

Venue: Guildhall, Derry. View directions

Items
No. Item

HC242/18

Notice and Summons of Meeting

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure read the Notice and Summons for the Meeting.

 

HC243/18

Member Attendance and Apologies

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure recorded Members attendance.

 

HC244/18

Declarations of Members' Interests

Minutes:

Councillor Reilly declared an interest in the following agenda items:

§  Agenda item 18 – Update on the Project Proposals for the PEACE IV One Community Programme

§  Agenda item 19 – Tenders Re-structure and Re-profile for PEACE IV Children and Young People’s Programmes Previously Approved for Release

 

Councillor McGinley  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC244/18

Chairperson's Business

HC245/18

Welcome

Minutes:

The Chair welcomed Councillor Mellon to her first meeting of the Health and Community Committee and wished her well.      

 

HC246/18

Confirmation of the Open Minutes of the Special Meeting of the Health and Community Committee held on Thursday 8 November 2018 pdf icon PDF 66 KB

Minutes:

The open Minutes of the Meeting held on 8 November 2018 (SHC1/18 –SHC4/18) were confirmed and signed by the Chairperson as correct.

 

 

HC247/18

Confirmation of the Open Minutes of the Health and Community Committee held on Thursday 15 November 2018 pdf icon PDF 96 KB

Minutes:

The open Minutes of the Meeting held on 15 November 2018 (HC221/18 –HC236/18) were confirmed and signed by the Chairperson as correct.

 

Matters Arising

HC248/18

Mourne Golden Gloves Boxing Club (HC230/18)

Minutes:

Councillor Reilly informed the Committee that a keenness had been expressed for boxing tournaments to be held in the City and District next year.  He stated that discussions had taken place with a local boxing promoter on the matter.  He proposed that officers engage directly with the boxing promoter to  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC248/18

HC249/18

Derry City and Strabane District Civic Forum (Suicide Prevention) pdf icon PDF 271 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the report, previously circulated to Members.  He stated that the purpose of the report was to update Members on the ongoing work of the Civic Forum in relation to Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing and to seek Members’ approval to remove messages  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC249/18

HC250/18

Good Relations Audit, Strategy and Action Plan 2018-21 pdf icon PDF 28 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, previously circulated to Members.  The purpose of the report was to see Members’ approval of the Draft Good Relations Audit, Strategy and Action Plan 2018-21.

 

Alderman McClintock referred to references within the consultation feedback that numerous responses were received  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC250/18

HC251/18

Food Service Plan 2018-2020 pdf icon PDF 28 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report, previously circulated to Members.  The purpose of the report was to seek Members’ approval to adopt the Food Service Plan 2018/20 for the Food Safety section of the Health and Community Directorate.

 

                        Councillor Mellon commended officers on the information  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC251/18

HC252/18

Local Air Quality Management: Smoke Control pdf icon PDF 36 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report, previously circulated to Members.  The purpose of the report was to update Members on the ongoing work undertaken by the Environmental Health Service to monitor and improve air quality throughout the Council district as part of Local Air Quality  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC252/18

HC253/18

Club/Coach Education Programme pdf icon PDF 28 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

                        The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, which had been previously circulated to Members for information. The purpose of the report was to update Members on the Club/Coach Education programme to be rolled out from November 2018 to March 2019.

 

                        The Committee

 

Recommended          that Members note  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC253/18

HC254/18

Interim Guidance on the Children's Services Co-operation Act (Northern Ireland) 2015 pdf icon PDF 33 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, which had been previously circulated to Members for information.  The purpose of the report was to update members on the content of the Interim Guidance on the Children’s Services Co-operation Act (Northern Ireland) 2015, Improving the Well-being of Children  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC254/18

HC255/18

Health Survey for Northern Ireland 2017-18 pdf icon PDF 35 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report, which had been previously circulated to Members for information  The purpose of the report was to inform Members that the Department of Health has recently published the results of the Health Survey for Northern Ireland 2017-18.

 

                        The Committee

 

Recommended  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC255/18

HC256/18

Correspondence pdf icon PDF 19 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

A report regarding correspondence received by Council was presented for information and previously circulated to Members.

 

The Committee

                                               

Recommended      that Members note the contents of the report.

 

 

The Meeting then went into Confidential Business.