Issue - decisions
Interim report on financial inclusion and welfare benefits activities 2019/20
Resolved: (i) That the report, and the progress made against the Financial Inclusion scrutiny recommendations, be noted.
(ii) That approval be given to use £1,300 from the Financial Inclusion budget to fund an event to bring together partners and resources in the city to work strategically on tackling digital exclusion in York.
Reasons: To ensure that councillors, residents and groups are aware of financial inclusion activity and the use of associated funding, to confirm that Members have been updated on welfare benefits, and to ensure that approved scrutiny actions are being implemented.