Shadow Portfolio Holder for Social Housing, Port Health, Skills and Education


Portfolio 6:     Housing and Health


The Portfolio Holder for Housing and Health is responsible for:


·                  Ensuring that the future housing needs of the District are met, and that current housing stock is of a decent standard 

·                  Overseeing the Council's relationship with tenants and private sector landlords

·                  Partnership working with a range of bodies involved in the provision of (or with an interest in) health services in Kent, including work through the Health and Wellbeing Board

·                  The Council’s response to the public health directive of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007


            Main Areas of Responsibility


            ·          Strategic Housing

·                 Local Authority Housing

            ·          Landlord and Tenants

·                 Homelessness Prevention

·                 Lead for the council’s relationship with East Kent Housing





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