Care at Home Framework

Care at Home Framework

Hertfordshire County Council (HCC) has a requirement for the provision of care at home services for children and young people.

Reference number: HCC1306406

Deadline date:12/09/2013

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£1,000,000 – £5,000,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out:  Hertfordshire,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? No

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Hertfordshire County Council


Description of the contract

Hertfordshire County Council (HCC) has a requirement for the provision of care at home services for children and young people. The anticipated annual expenditure on this service is presently circa £1.4 million per annum. HCC is seeking providers who can demonstrate a flexible approach in supplying care services to families in their own homes. The contract will be awarded in the form of a Framework Agreement. Companies will be appointed to the framework agreement based on, amongst other things, ability, experience, sustainability and best value. Once awarded, call off contracts for each provision will be sought from companies on the framework, based on their suitability for the task.



Classification of the contract

85000000 Health and social work services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – 25

Is it a framework agreement? Yes

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: 18/01/2014 – 17/01/2018


Who to contact

Contact name Katie Rooke

Organisation name Hertfordshire County Council

Address Farnham House, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 2FQ

Telephone 01438843964

Extension number:


Web address


How to apply

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