Healthwatch Norfolk Consortium

Healthwatch Norfolk Consortium

Organisations that wish to form the Healthwatch Norfolk consortium will be asked to sign a statement of shared values by the start of July 2012 and a memorandum of understanding with the County Council by 9 July 2012.

Reference number: NCCT40154

Deadline date:06/07/2012

This deadline is for… Organisations that wish to form the Healthwatch Norfolk consortium will be asked to sign a statement of shared values by the start of July 2012 and a memorandum of understanding with the County Council by 9 July 2012.

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Norfolk

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: Norfolk County Council

 

Description of the contract

Norfolk County Council proposes to enter into a single contract with a Healthwatch Norfolk not-for-profit organisation formed by local voluntary and community sector organisations (including user-led groups) and / or individuals. The proposal is for one contract, covering the whole of Norfolk for a 6 month shadow period, 1 October 2012 – 31 March 2012, and the full service for 3years, 1 April 2013 – 31 March 2016, plus a further 1 year based on performance and funding availability. Anyone interested in developing the Healthwatch Norfolk model is welcome to attend a development event:- Date: 14th June Venue – Council Chamber, County Hall, Norwich Time – 10am – 4.30pm Anyone wishing to play an on-going role in delivering Healthwatch Norfolk services is welcome to attend a service delivery scoping event:- Date: 18th June Venue – Council Chamber, County Hall, Norwich Time – 10am – 4.30pm Organisations that wish to form the Healthwatch Norfolk consortium will be asked to sign a statement of shared values by the start of July 2012 and a memorandum of understanding with the County Council by 9 July 2012. For further information, details of how to book a place at the events, or to express an interest in forming a Healthwatch Norfolk consortium with other local voluntary and community sector organisations email bsu@norfolk.gov.uk

 

Classification of the contract

85100000 Health services

85300000 Social work and related services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? Yes : Department of Health – Local Healthwatches

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

Estimated length of contract: 01/10/2012 – 31/03/2017

 

Who to contact

Contact name Maureen Orr, Health Scrutiny Support Manager

Organisation name Norfolk County Council

Address Norfolk County Council, County Hall, Martineau Lane, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 2DH

Telephone 01603 228912

Extension number:

Fax

Web address www.norfolk.gov.uk

 

How to apply

For further information, details of how to book a place at the events, or to express an interest in forming a Healthwatch Norfolk consortium with other local voluntary and community sector organisations email bsu@norfolk.gov.uk