Decision details

Outcome of Consultation on Eligibility Criteria for Community Alarm Only Clients

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


a)To inform Cabinet of the outcomes of the Consultation regarding the Proposals to implement new eligibility criteria for Derbyshire County Council’s community alarm only legacy clients (those not impacted by previous eligibility criteria changes in November 2019)
b)To inform Cabinet of the outcome of the Equality Impact Analysis.
c)To make recommendations about the preferred course of action




1)    Note the outcomes of the full report on the consultation responses received and the detailed analysis of the feedback in Appendix 2 of the report, and the Equality Impact Analysis (EIA) in Appendix 3 of the report.


2)    Approve the implementation of new eligibility criteria for the provision of Derbyshire County Council community alarm only clients, to focus on supporting adults with an identified health and social care need in accordance with the duties of sections 2 and 18 of the Care Act 2014, as set out in sections 4.16 of the report.

Report author: Natalie Davidson

Publication date: 27/07/2023

Date of decision: 27/07/2023

Decided at meeting: 27/07/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 04/08/2023

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