Committee details

Adult Social Care and Health Scrutiny Sub-Committee

Purpose of committee

To review the planning, provision and operation of adult social care and health care related services in Lambeth (and any substantial variation therein) and consideration of the health and well-being of the local population.


To review social care services for adults; adults with learning disabilities; older people’s services; residential care; carers; voluntary sector; disabilities; mental health; people with or affected by HIV or AIDS; supporting people services; street homelessness/ rough sleeping support services.


To review and have assurance regarding partnership working with key health and social care partners including primary care /hospital trusts and the NHS Integrated Care Board.


To review and have assurance regarding Public Health commissioned services and the impact of these services on reducing health inequalities.


To assess the effectiveness of decisions in the Lambeth Together Partnership and to make reports and recommendations as appropriate.


To develop a work programme for scrutiny of the adult social care and health care related functions of the Council and partners in consultation with the Overview and Scrutiny Committee and Joint Overview and Scrutiny Committees.



Contact information

Support officer: David Rose, Democratic Services,. 020 7926 1037, Email:

Postal address:
London Borough of Lambeth
Lambeth Town Hall
Brixton Hill

Phone: 020 7926 1037