DCC and SDCCG Budget Consultation

22 September 2015


Derby City Council (DCC) and Southern Derbyshire Clinical Commissioning Group (SDCCG) have launched the Voluntary Community and Faith Sector Joint Consultation on future funding. Please take the time to have your say and encourage everyone you know to do the same - you, or someone you know, may need these services in the future. Click here for the consultation which closes on 13 November 2015.

DCC is predicting significant cuts in the funding it receives in the future from Central Government and anticipates that this will be create a gap between the funding available and cost of providing services to local people. One of the options being considered by the Council is to reduce or cease the funding it provides for discretionary, none statutory services within the Voluntary and Community Sector. DCC and SDCCG are considering the future funding that they provide to support 35 services click here for a list of services under threat.

As part of the consultation DCC is holding a workshop at the Council House for organisation representatives, service users, and others on29 October from 1:30 to 3:30pm. The workshop will be an opportunity to discuss the consultation process and for you to make comments on the proposals. To confirm your attendance at the workshop or to suggest items for the agenda or to request a visit to your organisation or event please email Adrian McNaney or call 01332 642752.