Calderdale Council Advocacy Service Tender

Calderdale Council Advocacy Service Tender

The Borough Council of Calderdale is seeking expressions of interest for a suitable provider for the Advocacy Service.

Opportunity Id
DN563849
Title
Advocacy Services
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.

Region(s) of supply
Calderdale and Kirklees
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Care Act Advocacy, Advocacy, Mental Capacity, Safeguard, IMHA, IMCA

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
01/04/2022
End date
31/03/2027

Contact details

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

Expression of interest window

From 17/08/2021 12:00 to 16/09/2021 12:00

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