Decision details

Request to award a grant to continue the present Supporting Wellbeing and Frailty (SWIFt) service (in conjunction with its expansion) to enable further testing, development and evaluation of the model.

Reference: D50362

Decision Maker: Director of Adults and Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Adults and Health:
a) Approved the award of grant funding to Crossgates and District Good Neighbours Scheme CIO, Older People’s Action in the Locality (OPAL), Bramley Elderly Action and Health for All (Leeds) Ltd., to enable the ongoing development, testing and evaluating of the service as per the decision taken in May 2019.
b) Noted that the grants will commence on the 1st October 2019 until the 30th September 2021 with an option to extend for a further 12 months (subject to additional funding).
c) Noted that the value of the grants will be £30,000 per annum for each locality based delivery partner.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Elizabeth Messenger, Health Improvement Principal - Older People 07712 214805 Email:

Publication date: 02/12/2019

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