Wigtown Area Committee (Community) Minutes

Date:
Wednesday 27 January 2016
Time:
7.15pm
Place:
Stranraer Academy Main Hall, McMasters Road, Stranraer

Attendance Details

Members:
Marion McCutcheon (Chairman) - Stranraer and North Rhins
Jim McColm (Vice-Chairman) - Mid Galloway
Iain Dick - Stranraer and North Rhins
Grahame Forster - Wigtown West
Alistair Geddes - Mid Galloway
Jim McClung - Wigtown West
Willie Scobie - Stranraer and North Rhins
Officials:
Stephen Jack - Governance Officer
Graham Abrines - Head of Adult Social Work Services
In attendance:
Jeff Ace - Chief Executive National Health Service Dumfries and Galloway
Dr Alan Duncan - National Health Service Dumfries and Galloway
Denise Moffat - National Health Service Dumfries and Galloway
Julie White - Chief Officer Integration Joint Board
Apologies:
Graham Nicol - Mid Galloway
Roberta Tuckfield - Wigtown West
Item Number Item/Description Action
PUBLIC
1 SEDERUNT AND APOLOGIES

7 Members present, 2 apologies.

 
2 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

NONE declared.

 
3 MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN THE WIGTOWN AREA - REPORT BY HEAD OF CUSTOMER SERVICES.

Decision

 

NOTED

3.1     the information updates and presentation provided by the National Health Service Dumfries and Galloway (NHS);

 

AGREED

3.2     the format for the evening as detailed in paragraph 3.10 of the report; and

 

3.3     to request that the provision of Mental Health Services, Respite Care, Care Home Provision and Intermediate Care Provision in the Wigtown Area is referred to and considered by the Integration Joint Board after 1 April 2016, and furthermore, to also request that Darataigh remains open as a Respite and Dementia Care Unit until its future use within these services could be assessed by the Integration Joint Board.

Service Manager Area Framework Wigtown

4 PUBLIC FORUM

Decision

 

NOTED that no Public Forum items had been submitted.

 
5 ANY OTHER BUSINESS DEEMED URGENT BY THE CHAIRMAN DUE TO THE NEED FOR A DECISION

Decision

 

NOTED that there was no business deemed urgent by the Chairman due to the need for a decision.

 

Action Details

ItemDetail
3 Action by Service Manager Area Framework Wigtown - Request sent to NHS and Social Work Services for action on 9 February 2016.