Decision details

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No




(a) that the information in the Report relating to the rationale for change and the consultation process, be noted; and


(b) that closure of the Learning Disability and Older Persons Services listed below, which currently have one or no people attending, be agreed, noting that usage rates were not the only reason prompting the decision.


(i)             Learning Disability Services

a.    Lyric, Okehampton

b.    Newholme, Honiton

c.     Rosalind House, Tiverton

d.    Silverhill, Barnstaple

e.    Tumbly Hill, Kingsbridge



(ii)           Older Persons Services

a.    Tumbly Hill, Kingsbridge.

Reason Key: Strategic, Political or Financial Significance;

Divisions Affected: (All Divisions);

Other reasons / organisations consulted


Contact: Tandra Forster, Director of Integrated Adult Social Care Email:

Report author: Tandra Forster

Publication date: 13/03/2024

Date of decision: 13/03/2024

Decided at meeting: 13/03/2024 - Cabinet

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