Live healthy lives

How will the well-being objective be financed?

This objective will bring together a lot of work done by services and in some cases it is difficult to isolate expenditure under this heading. However, Capital expenditure over the next 5 years will be:

  • £18.5m on a new Llanelli leisure centre
  • £1m on enhancements to Amman Valley leisure centre.
  • £630k on access to the countryside including Rights of Ways, Byways and improvements to the coastal path at Morfa Bacas.
  • £580k for the Tywi Valley cycle way and £3.8m on active travel walking and cycling linkages, and
  • £486k on safer routes in communities.

In Revenue expenditure for 2021/22 we will be investing:

  • £1.575m on children getting 60 minutes of exercise 5 times a week and the exercise referral scheme
  • £6.363m running leisure, sports and swimming facilities
  • £4.31m on outdoor, countryside and coastal park
  • In ensuring cultural well-being across facilities we will be spending £7.043m on delivering services
  • For Learning Disability Services £42m and Mental Health services £10.5m and Support Services including Safeguarding and Transport £7.5m
  • To support the physically disabled we will be spending £8.6m and £2.1m on supported employment
  • We ensure Public Health Services (Food Safety, Air and Water Quality etc.) £2.9m
  • Provision of Trading Standards £1m