Sub GroupsKHG and JPPB have a number of Sub Groups that sit beneath the umbrella of the main memberships. These Sub Groups offer a range of functions and cover a number of key strategic and operational areas.
ProtocolsKent Local Authorities, Housing Providers and Partners have endorsed and support the use of various protocols. These protocols ensure a consistent approach to working across Kent and Medway and where appropriate they also provide a more seamless approach for the service user.
The Kent and Medway Housing StrategyKHG, with support from JPPB has led on the development of the Kent and Medway Housing Strategy. The purpose of this document is to set out the key themes and agreed recommendations across Housing, the Economy and Business for Kent and Medway.
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JPPB Housing Group
The Kent Joint Policy and Planning Board for Housing is a strategic partnership between health, housing and social care. The Board incorporates representation from all 12 Kent local housing authorities, Kent Commissioning Services, Kent Social Care and Health and Kent Surrey and Sussex Community Rehabilitation Company for Probation.
The aim of the Board is to work in partnership across these and other statutory agencies in Kent.