Cumbria Independent Advocacy Service

Cumbria Independent Advocacy Service

Cumbria County Council as the upper tier local authority in Cumbria therefore wishes to procure an Independent Advocacy Service (IAS) by 1st April 2013 for Cumbria.
Cumbria County Council
Cumbria Independent Advocacy Service
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Cumbria County Council as the upper tier local authority in Cumbria therefore wishes to procure an Independent Advocacy Service (IAS) by 1st April 2013 for Cumbria that will:

    • Act as a consumer champion by listening to and addressing the concerns of local people about the NHS in Cumbria.
    • Assist those who wish to make complaints in relation to the provision of NHS services or the exercise of functions of certain NHS bodies and channel activity to reach a satisfactory resolution in a professional and caring way.
    • Enable client experiences to inform service development in the NHS by passing data to Local Healthwatch Cumbria for it to use in pressing for service redesign and quality improvement.
Contact:
Mrs Abi Lindsay
Email Address:
abi.lindsay@cumbriacc.gov.uk
Telephone:
01228 227715
Address:
Barras Lane
Dalston
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA5 7NY
United Kingdom
Key Dates
01/04/2013
31/03/2016
17/09/2012 16:00
08/11/2012 12:00
Other Information
24 (months)
12 (months)
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