Calderdale Council Advocacy Service – Bidder’s Day 20 August 2021

Calderdale Council Advocacy Service – Bidder’s Day 20 August 2021

The Advocacy Service is for adults and young people aged 16-18 years.

Opportunity Id
DN560589
Title
Advocacy Service
Categories
85000000-9 – Health and social work services
Description

The Borough Council of Calderdale is seeking expressions of interest for a suitable provider for the Advocacy Service. The Advocacy Service is for adults and young people aged 16-18 years. The service provided must ensure the Council meets its statutory requirements in relation to the provision of advocates including Care Act Advocates, Independent Mental Capacity Advocates, Independent Mental Health Advocates and paid Relevant Person’s Representatives. The service will ensure the smooth transition in arrangements to Liberty Protection Safeguards as required. The service will also deliver non-statutory mental health advocacy to inpatients within the Calderdale inpatient psychiatric settings and promote awareness and understanding of advocacy. The service is to be delivered throughout the Borough of Calderdale with some operations being outside the Borough as applicable. The procurement of this service will be run as an ‘Open’ (one-stage) process that will comprise of a Standard Selection Questionnaire and an Invitation to Tender (ITT). A bidder’s day will take place on Friday 20th August 2021 – 11am – 12.30pm Venue: Teams Meeting (details will be forwarded upon receipt of RSVP There will be a presentation from the Commissioners of the services and the Contracts Officer. If you would like to attend the Bidders Day Teams Meeting please complete the RSVP Form (see attachments) and email it to contracts.team@calderdale.gov.uk

Region(s) of supply
Calderdale and Kirklees
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Advocacy, Mental health, Adults and young people, Care Act Advocates, Independent Mental Capacity Advocates, Relevant Person’s Representatives

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
01/04/2022
End date
31/03/2025

Contact details

Buyer
Calderdale Council
Contact
Lisa Walch
Telephone
01422 393992
Address
Princess Buildings
Halifax
West Yorkshire
HX1 1TP

Expression of interest window

From 02/08/2021 17:30 to 19/08/2021 16:00