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SAND Covenant Proposal

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes




That Cabinet –


1.     Adopted the proposed protocol attached at Appendix 1 t


2.     Signed up to the Safe Ageing No Discrimination (SAND) Covenant, as the first to be considered under this protocol, with the following provisos:


· that assurances be given by SAND to seek to support work across the Protected Characteristic groupings of Age and Sexual Orientation, recognising depth and diversity within these groupings as well as their particular field of working with older people;


· that officers engage with SAND itself and share and develop joint good practice with other advocacy organisations, to complement engagement efforts with and for all Protected Characteristic groupings.

Report author: Sam Williams

Publication date: 22/11/2023

Date of decision: 22/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 22/11/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 30/11/2023

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