Family Nurse Partnership Programme

Family Nurse Partnership Programme

The London Borough of Hackney Children and Young People Services (HCYPS) is pleased to invite bids from organisations able to evidence the necessary experience, skills and ability to provide a Family Nurse Partnership Programme to first time parents under the age of 20.

Reference number: CYPS/CH&W/FNP/2013

Deadline date:04/09/2013

This deadline is for… receipt of completed ITT

Contract value:£0 – £350,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Inner London – East London Borough of Hackney

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: LONDON BOROUGH OF HACKNEY

 

Description of the contract

The London Borough of Hackney Children and Young People Services (HCYPS) is pleased to invite bids from organisations able to evidence the necessary experience, skills and ability to provide a Family Nurse Partnership Programme to first time parents under the age of 20. It is proposed that the service will address the following objectives: The Service will operate to reduce inequalities in outcomes and to ensure a strong focus on prevention, health promotion and early identification of needs. To improve maternal, child and family functioning. Objectives and indicators of short-term progress towards its overall objectives of improving maternal, child and family functioning include: • reduction in smoking during pregnancy • increased breastfeeding • reduced premature and low birth weight babies • improved child health and development maternal life course development Contracts will be awarded in October 2013. The Service Start date is for the period of 4th November 2013 to 31st March 2015.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

85000000 Health and social work services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? Yes :

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 04/11/2013 – 31/03/2015

 

Who to contact

Contact name C&YPS Contracts Team

Organisation name LONDON BOROUGH OF HACKNEY

Address 1 Hillman Street, London, E8 1DY

Telephone

Extension number:

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Web address www.hackney.gov.uk

 

How to apply

The Council will be carrying out an open tender process and interested organisations can download a tender pack at: http://www.hackney.gov.uk/f-tenders-828-htm. The deadline for receipt of queries is: 12 noon, Wednesday 21st August 2013. The deadline for downloading tender pack: 12 noon, Monday 2nd September 2013 The deadline for receipt of completed ITT’s is 10am, Wednesday 4th September 2013. If you have any queries, please direct them to cyps.itt@hackney.gov.uk. Please note that the London Borough of Hackney is currently awaiting formal confirmation of the award of £350,000 per annum for 2 financial years 1st April 2013 – 31st March 2015. Funding for the 2013-14 financial year will be pro-rata from the award of contract. The London Borough of Hackney are also seeking satisfactory assurances from NHS England on the transfer of commissioning arrangements (including budget) for FNP from them to the Council which will take effect from April 2015. Should these assurances not be given around the future commissioning arrangements, the London Borough of Hackney may be required to withdraw from awarding a contract for 2013 to March 2015. Interested bidders should therefore note the clause found in 2.1.5 of the Invitation to Tender document. Through submission of documents, bidders are confirming they accept this clause.