Shropshire Council

Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy

A Statutory duty of Health and Wellbeing Boards (HWBB) is to develop a Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy (JHWBS) for the local population.

This plan sets out the long-term vision for Shropshire, identifies the immediate priority areas for action and describes how the board intends to address these.

Shropshire 2022-2027 Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy

The new Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy for 2022-2027 was agreed at the Health and Wellbeing Board meeting held on the 3 March 2022.

Strategy for 2022-2027 - thank you

A huge thank you to everyone who took time to respond to the draft Joint Health and Wellbeing strategy for 2022-2027 consultation. Approximately 350 people gave their views, either by responding to the online survey, completing paper versions of the survey or contributing to discussions at Partnership Boards, Committee meetings and within groups.

Findings showed clearly that the priorities are acceptable, and the right ones to move forward. Other areas now included following this consultation are: Substance Misuse, Housing, Safe Active Travel and Safe Roads and greater reference to Loneliness, and Suicide Prevention.

Read more about our findings in the consultation report

We are very grateful to the public and stakeholders who gave their time and contributed to these findings.