Scottish Borders Council

Agenda

Venue: via Microsoft Teams

Contact: Fiona Henderson Tel: 01835 826502  Email: FHenderson@scotborders.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Welcome and Meeting Protocols

2.

Feedback form Meeting on 25 November 2020 (Copy to follow.)

3.

Covid -19 Update

4.

Fit for 2021: Review of Area Partnership & Community Fund

Recommendations proposed from Cheviot Area Partnership to be considered for public consultation.  (to follow)

 

5.

Cheviot Community Fund 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 188 KB

Additional budget has been made available, the two projects unsuccessful at the previous meeting have been resubmitted for approval.

 

a.       CF2021-CHE-2 Cheviot Youth

b.       CF2021-CHE-4 Generations Working Together

 

Additional documents:

6.

Community Fund Project Evaluations: 2 evaluations from 2019/20 attached for consideration pdf icon PDF 266 KB

a.       Kalewater Community Company

b.       Morebattle Community Shop

 

Additional documents:

7.

Current Consultations

a.       Proposed Scottish Borders Local Development Plan – closes 25 January 2021 https://scotborders.citizenspace.com/regulatory-services/ldp2-proposed-plan/

Update from Chic Johnston, Principal Officer Plans & Research

b.       Licensing of Sexual Entertainment Venues – closes 14 February 2021

https://scotborders.citizenspace.com/regulatory-services/licensing-of-sexual-entertainment-venues/

Update from Ron Kirk, Managing Solicitor

c.       Scottish Borders Budget Challenge - closes 31 January 2021: https://scotborders.prioritysimulator.com/

 

8.

Other Information and news for noting pdf icon PDF 188 KB

a.       The Cheviot Community Fund for 2020/21 is open - guidance and application form is on SBC website: https://www.scotborders.gov.uk/info/20076/community_grants_and_funding/261/community_fund   The fund is currently oversubscribed

b.       Cheviot Locality Plan & Action Plans - these plans are now published and outline the priorities of the Cheviot area and could be the focus of a future Area Partnership meeting: https://www.scotborders.gov.uk/downloads/download/1310/locality_plans

c.       Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 – Currently, there are no formal Participation Requests or formal Asset Transfer requests being considered within Cheviot.  Further information can be found here: https://www.scotborders.gov.uk/info/20062/strategies_plans_and_policies/357/community_empowerment_scotland_act_2015

d.       Information Pack on Community Empowerment for Area Partnerships (attached)

e.       Fit for 2024 – Outline proposals for community engagement over future service delivery: https://scottishborders.moderngov.co.uk/documents/s48419/Item%20No.%2012%20-%20FF2024%20report.pdf

f.        NHS Borders Wellbeing Service:

http://www.nhsborders.scot.nhs.uk/patients-and-visitors/our-services/general-services/wellbeing-service/

g.       NHS Borders Wellbeing Point:

www.nhsborders.scot.nhs.uk/wellbeingpoint

h.       Caring Connected Communities Winter Newsletter:

http://www.nhsborders.scot.nhs.uk/media/769980/caringconnectedcommunitieswinterwellbeing.pdf

 

9.

Next Area Partnership 24 March 2021

are there any items you would like to propose for the agenda?  (Please contact your local councillor, Elected Member or the Communities & Partnership Team)

 

10.

Any Other Formal Business

11.

Open Forum

 

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