Gwent Public Services Board

13:00pm Thursday 15th December 2022

          as a Teams Online Meeting






Welcome, Introductions and Apologies



13:00 – 13:05





PSB Business





Notes and Matters Arising from the meeting of the Gwent PSB on Thur 29th Sept 2022




13:05 – 13:15


Agreement of the minutes and action update



Draft Well-being Plan Consultation update

The draft Gwent Well-being Plan is part way through its 12 week consultation and this is a verbal update for the PSB on the main issues being raised so far


Heather Delonnette, Caerphilly CBC

13:15 – 13:30


Discussion / Information



Update on Gwent: Marmot Region

Progress and next steps for the Marmot Programme


Dr Sarah Aitken, ABUHB

13:30 – 13:50


Discussion / Information



ABUHB Director of Public Health Annual Report 2022

To provide the Gwent PSB with a summary of the Director of Public Health Annual Report 2022 Report - ‘Building a Fairer Gwent : Why Gwent is a Marmot Region’.


Dr Sarah Aitken, ABUHB

13:50 – 14:00


Discussion / Information



Developing a Regional Scrutiny

An update on progress since the last PSB meeting


Sarah King, Blaenau Gwent CBC

14:00 – 14:10


Discussion and agree a way forward



Executive briefing on Gwent Community Safety Review

Following the PSB’s decision to Community Safety in February, this item will put forward recommendations for the PSB to consider


Kate Williams, Torfaen CBC

14:10 – 14:30


Discussion / Agreement



Greater Gwent Nature Recovery Action Plan (GGNRAP) – Briefing note to raise awareness of the GGNRAP, on why it should be implemented via the PSB with the expectation that it will need to come back to the PSB in 2023 to make a decision on governance


Steve Morgan, NRW

14:30 – 14:40


Discussion / Information



Cost of Living Crisis – Task & Finish

Verbal update on setting up Task & Finish Group to coordinate activities to ensure consistency and easy access to advice and assistance from PSB partners.


Steve Honeywill

14:40 – 14:50


Discussion / Information



Gwent Test, Trace &  Protect (GTTP) Update

Update and request for endorsement of decisions taken by GTTP Leadership Group since June 2022


Ruth Betty, CCBC

14:50 – 15:00


Information /




Information Items and Other Business




Report on Tackling Potential Mental Health issues – post pandemic

Task & finish Group report on how Caerphilly CCBC and ABUHB worked with other partners to tackle mental health issues arising from the pandemic.

Mark Jaques, Caerphilly CBC





Update on the response to humanitarian crisis in Ukraine

Gwent Humanitarian Leadership Group written update


Kath Peters, Caerphilly CBC





Date of Next Meeting and close:

16th March 2023@ 13:00pm via MS Teams


Draft Agenda Items:

·       Gwent WB plan consultation - update

·       Voluntary Sector Partnership Agreement

·       Greater Gwent Nature Recovery Action Plan



To note