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 is responsible for delivery of the Joint Strategic Needs Assessment and the county's Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy.
Previous versions are available here:
- 2016-2019 refresh: Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy for 2016-2019
- The original strategy: Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy
The Suffolk Health and Wellbeing Board has 21 members in total, comprising members and officers from the County Council, local clinical commissioning groups, NHS England, HealthWatch, the police, the voluntary sector and district and borough councils.
Public Health Matters
Health and Wellbeing Board Two Year Report now available
Each year, the Health and Wellbeing Board publish an annual report to review the highlights and challenges faced during the year, and address key priorities for the coming year ahead. The 2017-2018 Health and Wellbeing Board report is now available and can be viewed here.
2019 Health and Wellbeing Board Conference