The Plymouth Plan


Strategic Objective 1

Delivering a healthy city

To integrate health and wellbeing, promote choice and personal responsibility, formulate health-enabling local policy and develop good quality local services.

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Primary Indicator A
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Helping us measure SO1 – Delivering a healthy city in the Plymouth Plan

People in Plymouth get the best start to life with improved health, increased life expectancy, and a better quality of life

Primary Indicator B
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Helping us measure SO1 – Delivering a healthy city in the Plymouth Plan

More people taking care of themselves

The Plymouth Plan

Our policies for a healthy city

  • HEA1: Addressing health inequalities, improving health literacy
  • HEA2: Delivering the best outcomes for children, young people and families
  • HEA3: Supporting adults with health and social care needs
  • HEA4: Playing an active role in the community
  • HEA5: Delivering strong and safe communities and good quality neighbourhoods
  • HEA6: Delivering a safe, efficient, accessible, sustainable and health-enabling transport system
  • HEA7: Optimising the health and wellbeing benefits of the natural environment
  • HEA8: Meeting local housing needs
  • HEA9: Delivering accessible health services and clinical excellence

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The Plymouth Plan

Our measures of success

A. People in Plymouth have the best start to life and improved health, increased life expectancy, and a better quality of life, helping to reduce the gap in health inequalities
Primary indicator: Healthy life expectancy (males and females)

B. More people taking care of themselves
Primary indicator: Emergency hospital admissions

C. More residents are contributing to and being involved in their community
Primary indicator: Percentage of residents who regularly do voluntary work

D. People of Plymouth are well housed, live in good quality, well looked after neighbourhoods where they feel safe and happy
Primary indicator: Percentage of residents who feel safe outside their local area

E. Good quality and sustainable health and wellbeing services for people who need them, whether they are public services or care in the community
Primary indicator: Overall satisfaction of people who use services with their care and support

Primary Indicator C
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Helping us measure SO1 – Delivering a healthy city in the Plymouth Plan

More residents are contributing to and are involved in their local community

Primary Indicator D
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Helping us measure SO1 – Delivering a healthy city in the Plymouth Plan

People of Plymouth are well housed and live in good quality, well looked after neighbourhoods where they feel safe and happy

Primary Indicator D
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Helping us measure SO1 – Delivering a healthy city in the Plymouth Plan

People of Plymouth are well housed and live in good quality, well looked after neighbourhoods where they feel safe and happy

Primary Indicator D
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Helping us measure SO1 – Delivering a healthy city in the Plymouth Plan

People of Plymouth are well housed and live in good quality, well looked after neighbourhoods where they feel safe and happy

Primary Indicator E
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Helping us measure SO1 – Delivering a healthy city in the Plymouth Plan

Good quality and sustainable health and wellbeing services for people who need them, whether they are public services or care in the community

News

Save the date for DATA Play 11

Published 12 October 2021
Join us on 18 November for DATA Play 11 to explore how data and technology can help the city’s challenges around the climate emergency.

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View the Plymouth Plan Annual Report

Published 23 July 2021
This annual report provides an overview of progress over the past year, for each of the different elements of the plan.

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Tune in tomorrow for the Climate Challenge live final

Published 2 December 2020
The top three projects will now be taking part in the LIVE final taking place on Thursday 3 December at 7pm…

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Join us for a Plymouth Climate Challenge live event

Published 26 September 2020
The top three supported projects will be awarded an additional £2,500 and be invited to the live event on Thursday 3 December…

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Progress on the delivery of the Plymouth Plan

Published 23 November 2020
We’ve added a new Plymouth Plan section with infographics to show our progress on the Plymouth Plan primary indicators…

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Competition time! Plymouth Climate Challenge LIVE

Published 24 September 2020
Plymouth City Council and Crowdfunder have teamed up to award £15,000 prize-funding to 10 climate emergency projects in the city…

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DATA Play 10 is here... looking back and forward

Published 1 November 2019
DATA Play 10 kicked off to a great start with some really interesting discussions around past and future challenges…

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DATA Play 10: Past, Present and Future

Published 12 November 2019
Join us on 1 November for DATA Play 10 to look back at past challenges and explore how data and technology can help in the future…

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Mayflower Stamps: A Mayflower treasure trail

Published 3 May 2019
The Mayflower Stamps project came out of DATA Play 6. Find out what’s happening with the project and the inspiration behind it…

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Green spaces modelled in Minecraft

Published 24 April 2019
The Teats Hill Minecraft project was developed out of DATA Play 4. Read about the inspiration and outcomes of the project…

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