✓ Improving health & well-being
✓ Labour will ensure that the needs of all our service users are at the centre of everything we do.
✓ We will continue develop further joined-up working between the Council and local NHS organisations.
✓ Maintain our free leisure activities senior residents aged 65 plus.
✓ Work towards signing up to the Ethical Care Charter for the delivery of social care in the borough.
✓ Protect the aids and adaptations budget to enable more people to live independently.
✓ Protect the 1400 care home beds in the borough and deliver high quality care home services that can respond to the changing needs of care home residents.
✓ Work with the local community to develop ways of involving volunteers from the local community to support care home residents to access activities and other leisure opportunities.