Suffolk Health and Wellbeing Board

The Suffolk Health and Wellbeing Board was established in accordance with the Health and Social Care Act 2012.

The Board has a duty to "encourage integrated working" between health, care, police and other public services in order to improve wellbeing outcomes for Suffolk.

It's responsible for delivery of the Joint Strategic Needs Assessment and the county's Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy. The first Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy was approved in 2013. It was refreshed in 2016 and again in 2019.  The current refreshed Strategy document is available here.

The bodies represented on the Suffolk Health and Wellbeing Board include:

  • Suffolk County Council
  • local clinical commissioning groups (CCGs)
  • NHS England
  • HealthWatch
  • the police
  • the voluntary sector
  • district and borough councils

Chairman

Vice Chairman

 Tony Goldson Dr Ed Garratt

Tony Goldson (Con) 

Dr Ed Garratt
NHS Ipswich and East Suffolk and West Suffolk CCGs

Members

Meeting dates

You're welcome to come and observe meetings of the Suffolk Health and Wellbeing Board.

The papers and agendas for the meetings are available on our website five days before the meeting and will include venue details.

Date

Venue

Time

Thursday 23 January 2020 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 9.30am
Thursday 26 March 2020 (Cancelled)     
Thursday 14 May 2020 (Cancelled)    
Thursday 16 July 2020 Remote Meeting 9.30am
Thursday 17 September 2020 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 9.30am
Thursday 12 November 2020 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 9.30am
Thursday 21 January 2021 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 9.30am
Thursday 11 March 2021 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 9.30am
Thursday 15 July 2021 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  9.30am
Thursday 16 September 2021 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  9.30am
Thursday 11 November 2021 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  9.30am
Thursday 20 January 2022 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  9.30am
Thursday 10 March 2022 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  9.30am
Thursday 12 May 2022 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  9.30am

Dates after May 2021 will be subject to reconsideration by Council on 27 May 2021.

Contact and further information

If you would like to contact us, please email committee.services@suffolk.gov.uk or call 01473 265119, Monday to Friday; 9.30 am to 4.00 pm.