Decision details

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No



a)    the tireless work of the voluntary sector, both during and after the COVID-19 Pandemic, be commended;


b)    the Council continues to build and nurture the relationships forged with partners during the pandemic and to further develop its role as a community leader providing pivotal central support to all parties;


c)    the Communications Team continues to prioritise the Council’s relationship with Ashfield’s voluntary sector, providing an effective conduit for the dissemination of information and signposting services as required;


d)    the Council continues to support Ashfield residents and offer encouragement and guidance to enable reintegration back into local communities with a particular focus on working with organisations supporting vulnerable groups;


e)    the Council continues to ensure available grant funding is effectively administered to local businesses and organisations to assist with the reinvigoration and support of Ashfield’s local economy following the pandemic;


f)     the information contained within this report, including the summary of work and outcomes achieved by the COVID-19 Recovery Scrutiny Panel, be received and noted.


Report author: Shane Wright

Publication date: 30/06/2022

Date of decision: 21/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 21/06/2022 - Cabinet

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