Early Support and Inclusion Services

Early Support and Inclusion Services

ESPO, on behalf of Leicestershire County Council (Children and Young People’s Service) is seeking expressions of interest from suitable organisations to provide high quality support for children (up to 19 yrs) with disabilities and their families across Leicestershire.

REFERENCE 2879/13

Early Support and Inclusion Services – 2879/13
Awarding body Leicestershire County Council

Est. value

£856,000

Est. Start Date: 01/04/2013
Est. End Date: 31/03/2015

Description

ESPO, on behalf of Leicestershire County Council (Children and Young People’s Service) is seeking expressions of interest from suitable organisations to provide high quality support for children (up to 19 yrs) with disabilities and their families across Leicestershire. In brief, the main requirements are:
• A family key-working and co-ordination service, using the Early Support Model.
• A service to increase opportunities for disabled children to access play, sport, leisure and cultural and social opportunities.
• Training of childcare providers to support them in including disabled children in their settings.
• To provide provision of a number of district-based network support groups for childminders in Leicestershire.
• The provision of Parent/Carer Support Groups across the County.
• Advice and information to families regarding disability specific grants and benefits.
• In liaison with CYPS (Specialist Services), assistance with managing places on specialist play schemes for disabled children.
A detailed specification together with confirmation of the minimum standards required for the successful delivery of the service is provided in the tender document itself. 

Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Open Tender
Option to extend The contract has the option to extend for up to a further 24 months. The total estimated values stated include the option period.
Estimated ValueText Description Around two hundred and fourteen thousand pounds per annum
Category Healthcare,
CPV codes 85000000,
Suitable for SME YES

Document Available Until

2 January 2013
26 days

Submission Return By

9 January 2013
about 1 month

extend contract options:

The contract has the option to extend for up to a further 24 months. The total estimated values stated include the option period.

Contact Details

ESPO on behalf of Leicestershire County Council
Ian Cunningham
0116 265 7926

This contract is being managed by Leicestershire County Council . To request documentation contact tenders@espo.org

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