Contract For The Provision Of Support And Services To Carers – Wakefield

Contract For The Provision Of Support And Services To Carers – Wakefield

The provision of support service for Wakefield District’s unpaid carers.

United Kingdom-Wakefield: Social work and related services

2020/S 185-448072

Social and other specific services – public contracts

Prior information notice – This notice is a call for competition

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Wakefield Council
Postal address: Wakefield One, Burton Street
Town: Wakefield
NUTS code: UKE YORKSHIRE AND THE HUMBER
Postal code: WF1 2EB
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Mr Ian Ellam
E-mail: iellam@wakefield.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 1924306854
Internet address(es):Main address: http://www.wakefield.gov.uk/default.htm

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.wakefield.gov.uk/default.htm

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/Advert/Index?advertId=b9e09615-86f2-ea11-8105-005056b64545
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert/Index?advertId=b9e09615-86f2-ea11-8105-005056b64545

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:

Contract For The Provision Of Support And Services To Carers

 

Reference number: DN468793

II.1.2)Main CPV code

85300000 Social work and related services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The provision of support service for Wakefield District’s unpaid carers. The service will provide a single, integrated support service to adult carers residing in the Wakefield District including one-to-one casework support, information, and advice and guidance in a number of areas, including wellbeing, financial, and social support. The service would host a number of peer support groups, and administers my time grants, grants to carer groups and carers personal budgets on behalf of the Council. The service would be key in identifying new carers, with continual engagement activities across the district, and carer support workers based in GP surgeries, hospitals, and connecting care hubs.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 2 795 407.80 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)

85300000 Social work and related services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE YORKSHIRE AND THE HUMBER
Main site or place of performance:

Wakefield District.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The provision of support service for Wakefield District’s unpaid carers. The service will provide a single, integrated support service to adult carers residing in the Wakefield District including one-to-one casework support, information, and advice and guidance in a number of areas, including wellbeing, financial, and social support. The service would host a number of peer support groups, and administers My Time Grants, grants to carer groups and Carers Personal Budgets on behalf of the Council. The service would be key in identifying new carers, with continual engagement activities across the district, and carer support workers based in GP surgeries, hospitals, and connecting care hubs.

 

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 2 795 407.80 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

Start: 01/04/2021
End: 31/03/2027

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

Initial 3-year contract term with options to extend for up to an additional 3-years.

 

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation
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)Form of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about framework agreement
IV.1.10)Identification of the national rules applicable to the procedure:

IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:

Awarded to highest scoring bidder, based on quality (85 %) and social value (15 %) scores.

 

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 / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest

Date: 22/10/2020
Local time: 12:00

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English
IV.2.5)Scheduled date for start of award procedures:

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
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:

18/09/2020