Petition - Save Solent Mead Care Home (Lymington) from Closure

Response from Hampshire County Council, January 2024

Thank you for your petition entitled, “Solent Mead Care Home”, which was submitted on 8 January 2024. Having been checked and verified by the Democratic & Member Services team following the Council’s established process, I confirm that out of a total of 1,268 signatures received, 453 were from a validated Hampshire address or postcode which is a requirement of the County Council’s petition process.

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Please be assured that your petition will be considered as part of the feedback to the consultation on the Hampshire County Council Care Service proposals. I would like to emphasise that at this stage no decision has yet been made regarding the proposals, and following consideration of the consultation feedback received, I will be making my decision on 8 February 2024.

Yours sincerely

Councillor Liz Fairhurst
Executive Lead Member for Adult Social Care and Public Health