Carer Support Services Contract – St Helens, Merseyside

Carer Support Services Contract – St Helens, Merseyside

The service will support carers to recognise their needs and identify the outcomes they want to achieve in their life.

United Kingdom-St Helens: Health and social work services

2019/S 075-178542

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

St.Helens Council
Gamble Building
St Helens
WA10 1DY
United Kingdom
Contact person: Ms Georgina Forshaw
Telephone: +44 1744674359
E-mail: georginaforshaw@sthelens.gov.uk
NUTS code: UK

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

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.sthelens.gov.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://procontract.due-north.com
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://procontract.due-north.com

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:

Provision of Carer Support Services

Reference number: DN404123

II.1.2)Main CPV code

85000000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

St Helens Council is seeking to award a contract for the Provision of Carer Support Services within St Helens.

The service will be outcome focused and personalised to promote choice, control and independence for carers, tailoring solutions to carers’ specific needs as far as possible.

The service will support carers to recognise their needs and identify the outcomes they want to achieve in their life. Where appropriate the service will signpost carers to access statutory assessments and the appropriate health and social care services, to support meeting their desired outcomes. The service will also support the development of the local area to be truly integrated as well as building the capacity of other services and partner agencies.

The service will be flexible in its approach and work within the St Helens Cares accountable care model. This includes the identified “locality” boundaries, ensuring that resources are targeted to the where data and intelligence indicates need.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 825 000.00 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: UK

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

St Helens Council is seeking to award a contract for the provision of carer support services within St Helens.

The service will be outcome focused and personalised to promote choice, control and independence for carers, tailoring solutions to carers’ specific needs as far as possible.

The service will support carers to recognise their needs and identify the outcomes they want to achieve in their life. Where appropriate the service will signpost carers to access statutory assessments and the appropriate health and social care services, to support meeting their desired outcomes. The service will also support the development of the local area to be truly integrated as well as building the capacity of other services and partner agencies.

The service will be flexible in its approach and work within the St Helens Cares accountable care model. This includes the identified “locality” boundaries, ensuring that resources are targeted to the where data and intelligence indicates need.

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

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

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

An option for 2 x 12 month extensions.

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
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
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: 24/05/2019
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: 24/05/2019
Local time: 14:00

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

St Helens Council
1st Floor Gamble Building
St Helens
WA10 1DY
United Kingdom
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:

12/04/2019