Strategies and plans

Ageing Well Plan

The Ageing Well in Wales initiative, which is led by the Commissioner for Older People, aims to make Wales a good place for everyone to grow older in. The initiative acknowledges that achieving this depends on people, communities and organisations taking action to improve the experience of older age, by focusing on the importance of ‘wellbeing’. Carmarthenshire’s Ageing Well Plan is structured according to the five priority areas of the Ageing Well in Wales programme....

Corporate Strategy 2015 - 2020

The Corporate Strategy sets out the Council’s strategic priorities and aspirations and outlines what we plan to do to achieve our vision for Carmarthenshire over the next five years. Our vision is for a Carmarthenshire that enables people to live healthy and fulfilled lives by working together to build strong, bilingual and sustainable communities. The Corporate Strategy, in line with our current Annual Report and Improvement Plan, outlines the core values, overarching themes and strategic obje...

Integrated Community Strategy (ICS)

The Integrated Community Strategy (ICS) has been developed by Carmarthenshire’s Local Service Board (LSB) through consultation with local communities, organisations and other groups. The ICS outlines the collective vision for Carmarthenshire and identifies five goals which LSB members agree to work towards in partnership namely: People in Carmarthenshire are healthier People in Carmarthenshire fulfil their learning potential People who live, work and visit Carmarthenshire are safe and feel...

Social Care and Health: Older People's Strategy 2015-2025

Over the course of the next 15 years, Older People’s services will come under increasing pressure in Carmarthenshire, with over ten-thousand additional older people over the age of 75 living in the county, many of whom will require care and support. This strategy aims to look in more detail at these challenges and to set out a plan for delivering more sustainable services over the next ten years. This plan will be updated annually.  In developing this strategy, we have consulted widely with re...

Transformations: Strategic Regeneration Plan for Carmarthenshire – 2015-2030

The regeneration of Carmarthenshire is well underway with many major developments coming to fruition in 2015. The economic landscape is evolving with Carmarthenshire’s position in the new Swansea Bay City Region for which the strategy has been adopted by the Council; by 2030, Carmarthenshire will be a confident, ambitious and connected component of a European City Region....

Welsh in Education Strategic Plan

The purpose of Carmarthenshire’s Welsh in Education Strategic Plan (WESP) is to detail how we aim to achieve the Welsh Government’s outcomes and targets outlined in their Welsh Medium Education Strategy (WMES). The WMES sets out the Welsh Government’s vision for an education and training system that responds in a planned way to the growing demand for Welsh-medium education. The aim is to facilitate an increase in the number of people of all ages able to use the Welsh language with their familie...

Social Care Annual Report 2015-16

There is a statutory requirement for the Director of Social Services to report annually to their Council on the delivery and performance as well as plans for the improvement of the whole range of Social Services. This is the annual report by the Director of Social Services on the effectiveness of our Social Care Services in the county and sets out the progress made on areas identified for improvement in last year’s report and highlights those areas to be developed in the current year....

Moving Forward in Carmarthenshire: the next 5-years

We have identified almost 100 priority projects, schemes or services we want to deliver over the next five years, as part of our plan Moving Forward in Carmarthenshire. By delivering these projects and programmes we believe we can contribute towards making Carmarthenshire the best place to live, work and visit. We will be investing in key areas as we strive to improve economic, environmental, social and cultural well-being in the county. Detailed reports and recommendations on specific projec...