Issue details

Adoption and implementation of a countywide Housing with Care Strategy

To seek approval to adopt the Housing with Care Strategy.

The strategy provides a clear indication to the housing and care market about the future requirements of housing with care across Gloucestershire. Housing with care provides security of tenure with the option of flexible onsite care arranged according to need. For the purpose of the strategy the types of accommodation defined as housing with care are:

• Extra care housing
• Supported living

Officer contacts:

Sara Crofts/Mary Morgan

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/09/2020

Decision due: 14 Oct 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member - Adult Social Care Commissioning


Cheltenham Borough Council
Cotswold District Council
Forest of Dean Council
Gloucester City Council
Stroud District Council
Tewkesbury Borough Council
Inclusion Gloucestershire
Commissioners across Gloucestershire County Council and Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group
Housing Associations
Care Providers
General Public
Internal support services:
• Legal
• Finance
• IG
• Commercial
• Operational teams
• Communication team

Planned Dates: October 2020 – Adopt and implement the Housing with Care Strategy