Dementia Support Service Leicestershire 2021-2026

Dementia Support Service Leicestershire 2021-2026

To assist people living with dementia and their families/informal carers in Leicester and Leicestershire.Dementia Support Service

Contract summary

Industry

  • Health and social work services – 85000000
  • Other community, social and personal services – 98000000

Location of contract

East Midlands

Value of contract

£2.5m

Published date

09 April 2020

Closing date

30 September 2020

Contract start date

01 April 2021

Contract end date

31 March 2026

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Yes

 

Description

Leicester City Council (on behalf of Leicester City Council, Leicestershire County Council, Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group, East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG and West Leicestershire CCG) invites Tenders for the provision of a Dementia Support Service to assist people living with dementia and their families/informal carers in Leicester and Leicestershire.

The service provider must be flexible and proactive in delivering personalised, strengths-based community support, relevant to people’s circumstances and the stage of their condition.

The support delivered by the service will fall under one or more of the following categories:-

• Information, advice and signposting to other services.
• Personalised Targeted Support.
• Post Diagnostic Group and Social Group Support.
• Informal Carer Learning.

The service provider will be expected to respond to the diverse nature of the various communities across Leicester and Leicestershire by building effective relations with relevant health related statutory organisations (eg Primary Care Networks, Social Prescribers, Admiral Nurses, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and Leicestershire Partnerships NHS Trust.

The proposed contract will be initially for a period of 3 years to commence on 1st April 2021 and expiring on 31st March 2024 with an option to extend (subject to satisfactory performance outcomes and agreement by the partners) for a further period or periods up to 24 months, taking the contract term to a maximum of 60 months.

 

About the buyer

Contact name

Ashok Chotalia

Address

City Hall
115 Charles Street
Leicester
LE1 1FZ
England

Telephone

+44 1164542383

Email

procurement-asc@leicester.gov.uk

 

Other information

Attachments

Advert link for Suppliers to acces the Advert and Tender via ProContract and the EastMidsTenders Portal

https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert?advertId=4d55e301-075a-ea11-80ff-005056b64545

 

How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.