Community Planning in Midlothian

Community Planning helps public agencies work with the community to plan and deliver better services. 

Aims

  • Make sure people are involved in the decisions made on public services that affect them.
  • Commitment from organisations to work together to provide better public services.

Structure

Community Planning Partnership Board

Comprising representatives of:

  • Community Planning Working Group
  • Chief Officers’ Group
  • Priority Areas Group
  • Research and Information Group
  • Faith Communities Partnership

Themed groups that feed into the Community Planning Working Group which all address equality, diversity and human rights:

  • Health and Social Care Partnership
  • Getting It Right For Every Midlothian Child Board
  • Improving Opportunities In Midlothian Board
  • Sustainable Growth in Midlothian Board
  • Community Safety and Justice Working Group

Table of sub groups and associated partnerships linked to each of the themed groups listed above:

Sub groups and associated partnerships linked to each of the themed groups
Health and Social Care Partnership Getting It Right For Every Midlothian Child Board Improving Opportunities In Midlothian Board Sustainable Growth in Midlothian Board Community Safety and Justice Working Group
Older People Planning Group Early Years Group Child Poverty Working Group (IOM Strategic Oversight)   No11 Allocation Forum
Mental Health Planning Group   Midlothian Employability, Learning, DYW, Youth Work and Adult Learning Group. (LEP/DYW/ELM) Economic Growth Group Midlothian Families First
Physical Disability and Sensory Impairment Planning Group Vulnerable Children and Young People Group Volunteer Managers Forum Housing and Homelessness Group GIRFEMC Children and Young People Meeting
Careers Planning Group Midlothian Early Action Partnership (Mental Health and Wellbeing) Voluntary Sector Forum Climate Change Group Youth Offending Management Group
Primary Care Management Group Strategic Oversight Attendance and Exclusions Group (SOAEG) Social Enterprise Action Midlothian Chamber of Commerce Spring Steering Group
Autism Planning Group Strategic Planning Group for Children and Young People’s Mental Health Midlothian Financial Inclusion Network (MFIN) Midlothian Local Biodiversity Action Plan Partners Safe and Together Implementation Group
Learning Disability Planning Group Public Protection Committee South East City Regional Deal associated groups Midlothian Tourism Forum Licensing Board
Extra Care Housing Planning Group Champions Group MPEG Midlothian People’s Equality Group Penicuik THI/CARS Federation of Small Businesses
Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Group Voluntary Sector CYP Forum   Housing Association Forum MPEG Midlothian People’s Equality Group
Palliative Care Group Child Poverty Working Group   SES Plan  
Improving the Cancer Journey Strategic Group Equity and Inclusion Group   Federation of Small Businesses  
Acute Hospital Planning Group     Midlothian Science Zone  
Midlothian and East Lothian Drugs and Alcohol Partnerships (MELDAP)     Easter Bush Development  
Voluntary Sector Forum     South East City Regional Deal associated groups  
      Penicuik Business Improvement District  

Strategic documents

Minutes

Citizens' Panel

Social media