Supervised Contact Service for the Looked After and Children in Need

Supervised Contact Service for the Looked After and Children in Need population. (Bolsover and North East Derbyshire)

Derbyshire Children’s Trust is piloting a Contact Service. It seeks tenders from organisations able to transport and deliver non assessed supervised contact to children and young people receiving a service from social workers based in the Bolsover and North East districts of Derbyshire.

REFERENCE Contact Bols/NED/2013/1
Awarding body Derbyshire County Council

Est. value

£200,000

Est. Start Date: 01/06/2013
Est. End Date: 31/05/2014

Description

Derbyshire Children’s Trust is piloting a Contact Service. It seeks tenders from organisations able to transport and deliver non assessed supervised contact to children and young people receiving a service from social workers based in the Bolsover and North East districts of Derbyshire.

The supervised contact pilot will initially operate for no longer than 12 months.

Non-assessed contact occurs to maintain a positive on-going connection between the Looked After, Child in Care and Child in Need population with family and friends important to them.

Applicants will be expected to demonstrate how the prospective pilot will deliver a positive, timely, and cost effective service.
 

Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Open Tender
Option to extend The Local Authority retains a facility to extend for a further two years, up to a total of three years.
Estimated ValueText Description
Category Children Services,
CPV codes 85000000,
Suitable for SME YES

Document Available Until

25 January 2013
about 1 month

Submission Return By

12 February 2013
2 months

extend contract options:

The Local Authority retains a facility to extend for a further two years, up to a total of three years.

Contact Details

Derbyshire County Council
Anne Paxton
Room 263,
County Hall,
Matlock,
Derbyshire,
DE4 3AG,
Tel: 01629 535713

This contract is being managed by Derbyshire County Council . To request documentation contact anne.paxton@derbyshire.gov.uk

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