Health and Adult Social Care Scrutiny Panel - Wednesday 22nd November 2023 2.00 pm

Venue: Meeting Room 3 - Town Hall, Huddersfield. View directions

Contact: Yolande Myers  Email:


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Membership of the Panel

To receive apologies for absence from those Members who are unable to attend the meeting.


Minutes of previous meeting pdf icon PDF 579 KB

To approve the Minutes of the meeting of the Panel held on the 27 September 2023.


Declaration of Interests pdf icon PDF 46 KB

Members will be asked to say if there are any items on the Agenda in which they have any disclosable pecuniary interests or any other interests, which may prevent them from participating in any discussion of the items or participating in any vote upon the items.


Admission of the public

Most agenda items take place in public. This only changes where there is a need to consider exempt information, as contained at Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972. You will be informed at this point which items are to be recommended for exclusion and to be resolved by the Panel.



The Panel will receive any petitions and/or deputations from members of the public. A deputation is where up to five people can attend the meeting and make a presentation on some particular issue of concern. A member of the public can also submit a petition at the meeting relating to a matter on which the body has powers and responsibilities.


In accordance with Council Procedure Rule 10, Members of the Public must submit a deputation in writing, at least three clear working days in advance of the meeting and shall subsequently be notified if the deputation shall be heard. A maximum of four deputations shall be heard at any one meeting.



Public Question Time

To receive any public questions.


In accordance with Council Procedure Rule 11, the period for the asking and answering of public questions shall not exceed 15 minutes.


Any questions must be submitted in writing at least three clear working days in advance of the meeting.


Castle Grange and Claremont House Care Homes Consultation pdf icon PDF 375 KB

To consider a summary of the aims, principles, methodology and emerging themes of the public consultation.


Officer: Richard Parry, Strategic Director Adults and Health


Maternity Services pdf icon PDF 649 KB

Representatives from Calderdale and Huddersfield Foundation NHS Trust and Mid Yorkshire Teaching NHS Trust will be in attendance to present details of the work being done across Kirklees on access to Maternity Services.


Contact: Yolande Myers, Principal Governance Officer


Work Programme 2023/24 pdf icon PDF 418 KB

The Panel will consider an updated work programme for 2023/24 and consider its forward agenda plan.


Contact: Yolande Myers, Principal Governance Officer