Direct Payment Support Service – Barnsley – Market Engagement

Direct Payment Support Service – Barnsley – Market Engagement

Barnsley Council wishes to commission a service(s) which will support service users in the management of their Direct Payment from the Local Authority / Partner organisations.

Opportunity Id
DN525744
Title
Market Engagement – Direct Payment Support Service
Categories
85000000-9 – Health and social work services
98000000-3 – Other community, social and personal services
Description

Barnsley Council wishes to commission a service(s) which will support service users in the management of their Direct Payment from the Local Authority / Partner organisations A direct payment is money paid to service users who have been assessed as having eligible needs (under the Care Act 2014 or within the policy on direct payments for healthcare), or someone else acting on their behalf. Direct payment support services are the advice and administration that people need to manage their direct payments to meet their care and support needs. The overarching aims of the service are to promote empowerment, independence and proportionate support and reduce dependency on formal ongoing support arrangements.

Region(s) of supply
Barnsley, Doncaster and Rotherham
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Direct payment

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
26/02/2021
End date
26/03/2021

Contact details

Buyer
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Contact
James Farrimond
Telephone
01226 787563
Address
Westgate Plaza One
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S70 2DR

Expression of interest window

From 08/02/2021 16:00 to 26/02/2021 12:00