Presentation on theme: "Dacorum Partnership Local Strategic Partnership & Dacorum Healthier Communities & Older People (HCOP) Theme Group Delivery arm of Dacorum Partnership Working."— Presentation transcript:
Dacorum Partnership Local Strategic Partnership & Dacorum Healthier Communities & Older People (HCOP) Theme Group Delivery arm of Dacorum Partnership Working to deliver Health and Well- being to People over 50
An Aging Population Herts 2021Focus on the prevention of illnesses Help older people maintain their independence Ensure older people have the opportunities to be active members of our communities Dacorum towards 2021 page 16: provide better education on health and social care issues; provide local health support for individuals; improving awareness of availability through an 'older people's information pack'; encouraging healthy lifestyles including 'fitness for life' and reducing preventable health problems page 16: improving awareness of availability through an 'older people's information pack'; page 17: provide choices for older people to access the services they want and need; encouraging better provision for older people particularly in leisure and training facilities; facilitating better public transport for older people page 17: encourage opportunities for participation; ensure older people are informed, consulted and involved through an 'Older People's Forum'; share good practice with partners about meeting the needs of, and involving older people; developing training and consultation projects with older people; encouraging recognition of the contribution made by older people; encouraging better provision for older people particularly in leisure and training facilities
‘Providing a healthy and caring environment where people can live an independent, safe and fulfilling life’ HCOP Theme Group Role includes: To contribute to Dacorum Sustainable Community Plan through an action plan. To identify and communicate sources of appropriate funding to support both LAA and district targets. Mechanism for communicating activity and develop areas for joint work
Membership Adult Care Services, HCC Age Concern Dacorum Sportspace Community Strategy, HCC Intermediate Care, PCT Long term Conditions, PCT Sheltered Housing, DBC Active Communities, DBC Herts Health Action for the Homeless Public Health, PCT Herts Partnership Foundation Trust DacCom (PBC Group)
50 + ‘Leisure’ Activity in Dacorum – a selected overview HCC Sportspace Volunteer Centre Dacorum Community Action Dacorum Age Concern
LAA 2 Indicators - direct and indirect indicators that support Well-being of over 50s and promote greater independence in later life NI 8 Adult participation in sport and active recreation Lead partners – Herts Sports Partnership and Hertfordshire PCTs NI 141 % of vulnerable people achieving independent living NI 4 % of people who feel they can influence decisions in their locality - Lead Partner HCC NI 7 Environment for a thriving third sector To be negotiated in 2009. Lead partners – Hertfordshire Infrastructure Consortium and Hertfordshire County Council NI 178 Bus services running on time
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