Young Carers Service in Lancashire – Request For Quote

Young Carers Service in Lancashire – Request For Quote

The Service will ensure Young Carers are identified and have access to an assessment or re-assessment that fulfils the statutory duties of Lancashire County Council.

United Kingdom-Preston: Health and social work services

2017/S 191-391495

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Lancashire County Council
2nd Floor, CCP, County Hall
Preston
PR1 8XJ
United Kingdom
Contact person: Jackie Riley
E-mail: caphprocurement@lancashire.gov.uk
NUTS code: UKD4

Internet address(es):Main address: http://www.lancashire.gov.uk

I.2)Joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/business/tenders-and-procurement/tenders.aspx
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/business/tenders-and-procurement/tenders.aspx
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Young Carers Service in Lancashire RFQ 15178501.

II.1.2)Main CPV code

85000000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The Service will ensure Young Carers are identified and have access to an assessment or re-assessment that fulfils the statutory duties of Lancashire County Council. The Service will be creative, innovative and accessible in order to reach ‘hidden’ Young Carers such as those who live with parent/carers with mental health and/or substance misuse. The Service will promote the rights of Young Carers through the provision, protection and participation of those children who continue to be negatively affected by a caring role within their family. Assessed CYP will have access to support, tailored information and advice and targeted group activities which focus on the child but also take a ‘whole family’ approach working with other agencies, including VCFS Early Help providers, schools, further education establishments and health.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 972 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKD4

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Service will ensure Young Carers are identified and have access to an assessment or re-assessment that fulfils the statutory duties of LCC. The Service will be creative, innovative and accessible in order to reach ‘hidden’ Young Carers such as those who live with parent/carers with mental health and/or substance misuse.

The Service will promote the rights of Young Carers through the provision, protection and participation of those children who continue to be negatively affected by a caring role within their family.

Assessed CYP will have access to support, tailored information and advice and targeted group activities which focus on the child but also take a ‘whole family’ approach working with other agencies, including VCFS Early Help providers, schools, further education establishments and health.

The level of service provided will be dependent on the assessment of needs within the family, their motivation to engage and will take into account other support and services already involved.

The Service will include the provision of:

i. Information, representation, support and advocacy to Young Carers.

ii. Group and one to one interventions that are age appropriate — addressing the needs and wants of Young Carers and Young Adult Carers.

iii. Training and awareness raising about Young Carers including sharing referral routes and step up / down pathways.

iv. Partnership working, including whole family approaches — To advocate for the whole family at both policy and service level, as well as at an individual level, identifying care needs of Young Carers, parenting needs; and reduce or prevent levels of inappropriate care by the child/children. This will include focusing on transitions, Schools, CAF/other Social Care Assessment processes.

v. Effective signposting to other support services where required, including to universal provision for those assessed as thriving.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 972 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

The Contract is for 2 years and maybe extended beyond this period by a further period or periods up to a maximum of four (4) years including the Initial Term.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 03/11/2017
Local time: 09:59
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 03/11/2017
Local time: 10:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Royal Courts of Justice — The High Court
London
WC2A 2LL
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2079476000Internet address:https://courttribunalfinder.service.gov/courts/royal-courts-of-justice
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

03/10/2017

 

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