Narrowing the Gap II - Community Services Commissioning Framework

Closes 26 Sep 2017

Opened 3 Aug 2017


Help shape plans from 2018 to 2022

Community providers and other stakeholders are invited to join commissioners to discuss plans for a new commissioning framework for services operating from June 2018.

When: 17th August and 26th September from 1:30 til 4:30 *
Where: Council Chamber, Plaza West, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

A range of topics will be covered including:

  • Tackling poverty
  • Thriving Communities
  • Managing community buildings
  • Care navigation
  • Well-being support

Reading Borough Council will host the Narrowing the Gap II Commissioning Framework, but:

  • some services will be commissioned jointly by the local authority and by the Reading Clinical Commissioning Groups; and
  • some services will be commissioned outside the Reading boundary.

To register your interest and receive further information, please email

* It is not necessary to attend both sessions, but the content may vary. Anyone who registers an interest in attending either event will receive copies of the material distributed at both

This page is to inform members of the public about the engagement opportunities for community providers and stakeholders to help shape future provisions in Reading from 2018 to 2022.

Please see main record for details.


  • All Areas


  • Anyone from any background