Universal Carers Support Service in Somerset

Universal Carers Support Service in Somerset

The overall aim of the service is to ensure that as many carers as possible are identified earlier and supported to access good quality information and advice on low level support services. Reference number: UCSS 2012

Deadline date: 23/04/2012

This deadline is for… Notice deadline.

Contract value: £0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom Somerset

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Somerset County Council

Original source URL http://www.mytenders.org/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=85792

 

Description of the contract

The overall aim of the service is to ensure that as many carers as possible are identified earlier and supported to access good quality information and advice on low level support services.

The service will support six main themes:

Information and advice

Emotional support

Practical support

Training and learning

Effective partnership working with other independent providers and including health and social care services

Added value, for example financial and social capital

We will be looking for the service to be provided countywide by either a single organisation or a consortium of providers with a lead partner or a lead organisation working in partnership with others on a sub contract basis. The service will be responsive to local needs and ensure there is consistent and equitable access to support for carers throughout Somerset.

(MT Ref:85792)

Documents

 

Classification of the contract

85320000 Social services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 01/10/2012 – 30/09/2015

 

Who to contact

How to apply

For further information please review the full notice details at http://www.mytenders.org/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=85792