Homeless Sector Tender

Homeless Sector Tender

Leeds City Council (LCC) has undertaken a strategic review of all commissioned housing related support services for homeless households.
Contract Ref
LCC26634
Title
Homeless Sector Tender
Description
Leeds City Council (LCC) has undertaken a strategic review of all commissioned housing related support services for homeless households. As a result of this, homeless services are being reconfigured and modernised in response to customer preference and in line with the Council’s strategic priorities. This procurement will provide an exciting development opportunity, Leeds City Council is seeking to contract two high quality services for people who are homeless or have experienced homelessness. The services are as follows: Service 1 – Men’s Direct Access Service Service 2 – City-Wide Resettlement Service Both services will operate in a multi agency setting and take a co-ordinated partnership approach to supporting homeless people. The services will utilise a case conference approach to supporting customers with high or complex needs and will engage proactively with other agencies to ensure the holistic needs of the household are met. Both services will be culturally responsive and be able to cater to the needs of homeless households from a wide diversity of ethnic backgrounds, faiths, ages and support needs such as; mental health problems, physical impairments, brain injury and substance misuse. Bidders can express an interest in one or both services and the Council reserves the right to award a contract for both services to one organisation. Tenderers should note that if the Council wish to carry out new services at the end of this contract, which are a repetition of the services detailed in this notice, then those additional services may be awarded using the negotiated procedure without publication of a notice.
Extension Terms
2 x 12 month periods
Response Required By
Mon 08 October 2012 at 12:00
Nature of Contract
Project
Contract Start Date
Mon 01 April 2013
Contract End Date
Contract Duration (months)
36

For further information please contact:

Contact
Stacey Gilman (Leeds City Council)
Phone
07891 272444
Address
Chief Executive’s Department Legal And Democratic Services Corporate Procurement Unit 4th Floor West Civic Hall Leeds