Contract for Regulation 44 Visits – County Durham

Contract for Regulation 44 Visits – County Durham

The Children’s Homes Regulations 2015 (Regulation 44) require all providers of Children’s Residential Homes, to secure monthly visits (as a minimum) by an Independent Person.

Opportunity Id
DN547318
Title
Regulation 44 Visits by an Independent Person
Categories
86000000 – Education and Training Services
Description

This contract is for Regulation 44 Visits by an Independent Person.

The Children’s Homes Regulations 2015 (Regulation 44) require all providers of Children’s Residential Homes, to secure monthly visits (as a minimum) by an Independent Person to undertake a rigorous and impartial assessment of the home’s arrangements for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children in the home’s care.

There are currently 10 children’s homes that are maintained by Durham County Council that require monthly Regulation 44 Visits by an Independent Person. Durham are scheduled to develop up to a further 7 children’s homes over the course of the contract and it is anticipated that the contract will be subject to variation as each of the homes are developed and registered with Ofsted to ensure that each of the new homes meet the Regulation 44 requirements.

Region(s) of supply
Durham CC
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
regulation 44, children and young people, reports

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
01/09/2021
End date
31/08/2022

Contact details

Buyer
Durham County Council
Contact
Donna Iley
Telephone
03000 268 235
Address
County Hall
Durham
Durham
DH1 5UG

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From 22/06/2021 13:00 to 21/07/2021 12:00