Cumbria County Council Independent Advocacy Service for Children and Young People

The aim of this service is to meet this responsibility for children and young people from Cumbria, in accordance with the National Standards.

Opportunity Id
DN639355
Title
Independent Advocacy Service for Children and Young People
Categories
85300000-2 – Social work and related services
Description

The council is procuring a Children and Young People’s Advocacy Service, that is independent of the council and available to children looked after, care leavers, children in need, children subject to a child protection plan and privately fostered children. The aim of this service is to meet this responsibility for children and young people from Cumbria, in accordance with the National Standards and the requirements within the service specification. Advocacy is meant to empower children to express their views and engage in decisions made about their lives, challenging the system and drive policy and practice change, while maintaining good relationships with services and professionals.

Please refer to the service specification for more details.

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Region(s) of supply

Cumbria
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
advocacy service for cyp

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
01/04/2023
End date
31/03/2025

Contact details

Buyer
Cumbria County Council
Contact
Jacqui Sullivan
Telephone
01228 226298
Address
Cumbria House
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA1 1RD

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