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Committee details

Solihull Health & Wellbeing Board

Purpose of committee

Solihull Health & Wellbeing Board


The aim of the Board is to improve the health and wellbeing of the population of Solihull from pre-birth to end of life, reduce inequalities and improve the quality of health and social care services. It will do this by promoting a strategy of prevention, early intervention, re-ablement and rehabilitation; supported wherever possible by community based public health programmes, education, health care and social care.



** Statutory appointments:


**Elected Members of Solihull MBC (Lead Member for Adult Social Care and Lead Member for Children’s Services)

**Director of Public Health

**Director of Adult Social Services

**Director of Children Services.

**Representatives of Voluntary Bodies (2)

**Representatives of Clinical Commissioning Group (2) (One CCG rep. to be elected Vice Chair)

**Representative of Health Watch

**Representative NHS National Commissioning Board

** Strategic Accountability Board


SMBC Opposition Spokespersons are invited to attend and speak at Board meetings but are not entitled to vote.


Non-statutory members of the Health and Wellbeing Board:


Birmingham & Solihull MH Foundation Trust

Heart of England Foundation Trust

Solihull Community Housing

Representative of Solihull Local Policing Unit

Representative West Midlands Fire and Rescue


  • Andy Cave    Healthwatch
  • Gianjeet Hunjan    Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust
  • Lisa Stalley-Green    University Hospital Birmingham
  • Councillor Karen Grinsell  (Chair)  Cabinet Portfolio Holder - Adult Social Care & Health
  • Councillor Ken Meeson    Cabinet Portfolio Holder - Children, Education & Skills
  • Jenny Wood    Director of Adult Social Care and Support, Solihull MBC
  • Ruth Tennant    Director of Public Health
  • Louise Rees    Director of Children's Services
  • Dr Peter Ingham  (Vice-Chairman) 
  • Paul Jennings    BSol CCG
  • Louise Minter    Strategic Accountability Board
  • Chief Superintendent Lee Wharmby   
  • Fiona Hughes    Solihull Community Housing
  • Anne Hastings    Age UK, Solihull
  • Alethea Fuller    Police & Crime Commissioner's Office
  • Ian Smith    West Midlands Fire Service
  • Councillor Marcus Brain    Non Voting Spokesperson
  • Councillor Dr Rosemary Sexton    Non Voting Spokesperson
  • Councillor Laura McCarthy    Non Voting Spokesperson


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