Miscarriages of Justice Grant Funding 2015-16 Advice and Support
NOMS – Reducing Reoffending – Tender for Advice and support for those released from custody following a Miscarriages of Justice Grant Funding 2015-16.
Reference number:4406-2-Reducing Reoffending -SE-RFI
This deadline is for…Return of RFI 12:00 noon on Monday 16 February 2015
Contract value:£0 – £100,000
Location where the contract is to be carried out:EnglandThe service provision also covers Wales.
Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes
Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations?Yes
Name of the buying organisation:Ministry of Justice (MoJ) Procurement – CMT L&SE
Description of the contract
NOMS are inviting expressions of interest for a Grant Award to support an organisation(s) that will give advice and assistance about resettlement to prisoners who have successfully appealed against conviction. The scope of the grant is broadly as follows: a) Processing an annual caseload of up to 50 cases per year of which half may be active at any one time. There is likely to be approximately five new clients per year. b) Provision of advice and assistance to clients for example access to accommodation, social security benefits, local healthcare services and other mainstream provision. This should also include assistance with practical day-to-day matters, such as opening bank accounts. c) Understanding the difficulties faced by those who have been released from long periods of imprisonment into a changed world. Individual case work support forms an important part of the work, though some advice could be provided by telephone or letter, rather than through personal contact. d) Working effectively with: • The Criminal Cases Review Commission • The Prison Service • The Royal Courts of Justice • Statutory Providers of services such as Jobcentre Plus, DWP and Health and Housing Services • Voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations e) Developing a sustainability plan for the service in tandem with Criminal Cases Review Commission. Please find further details in the attached Scoping Document.
Classification of the contract
75231200Services related to the detention or rehabilitation of criminals
Contract type:Services – Unspecified
Is it a framework agreement?No
Is this contract related to a programme of funding?Yes : Grant Funding
Contract will be awarded based on:Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents
Estimated length of contract:12 Months
Who to contact
Contact nameShiffiel Dickson
Organisation nameMinistry of Justice (MoJ) Procurement – CMT L&SE
Address2nd Floor, Clive House, 70 Petty France, London, SW1H 9HD