Decision details

Mental Health and Wellbeing Member Champion - Annual Report

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


That the report be endorsed.

Reasons for the decision:

To review the previous year activity of the Mental Health and Wellbeing Member Champion.

Alternative options considered:

There were no alternative options considered.


This decision will come into force and may be implemented on 1 November 2021 unless the call-in procedure is triggered (as set out in the Standing Orders in relation to Overview and Scrutiny).


In 2019 the Cabinet appointed a number of Member Champions. Member champions are elected members who act as an advocate or spokesperson for a specific area of the Council’s business. The main responsibility of each member champion is to encourage communication and positive action over the issue they represent. The Mental Health and Wellbeing Member Champion was requested to provide an update on the activities they have undertaken over the last 12 months.


At the meeting Councillor Steve Darling proposed and Councillor Cowell seconded a motion that was agreed unanimously by the Cabinet, as set out above

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Publication date: 22/10/2021

Date of decision: 19/10/2021

Effective from: 30/10/2021