The objective of the Regional Partnership Board (RPB) is to ensure partnership bodies work effectively together to:


  • Respond to the Population Needs Assessment undertaken to review care and support needs, support for carers and preventative services across the region;
  • Ensure partnership bodies provide sufficient resources for the partnership arrangements;
  • Promote the establishment of pooled budgets where appropriate;
  • Prioritise the integration of services in relation to:


–   Older People with complex needs and long term conditions, including dementia

–   People with learning disabilities

–   Carers, including young carers

–   Integrated Family Support Services

–   Children with complex needs due to disability or illness


Further details about the work undertaken by the RPB can be found in the menu box.