Men in Sheds – Mental Health Services

Medway Men in Sheds is commissioned by public health as a mental wellbeing service.

Men in Sheds

Contract summary

 

Industry

  • Health services – 85100000

Location of contract

England

Value of contract

£150,000

Procurement reference

MEDWAY001-DN646561-96111233

Published date

6 December 2022

Closing date

23 December 2022

Closing time

12pm

Contract start date

1 April 2023

Contract end date

31 March 2025

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

No

 

Description

Medway Men in Sheds is commissioned by public health as a mental wellbeing service.
Improved mental health and wellbeing is associated with a range of positive outcomes for people of all ages and backgrounds.
The scheme will deliver co produced shed based activity for unemployed or retired men in Medway age 18+ with activity led by the beneficiaries, supported by a scheme co-ordinator.

Overall aims for this project are on a spectrum as follows:

• Mental health promotion: promoting mental wellbeing and reducing social isolation
• Early intervention: early intervention/prevention for emerging or low level mental health issues.
• Suicide prevention: reducing risk in higher risk groups and reducing suicide rates.

 

More information

 

Previous notice about this procurement

Men in Sheds

  • Opportunity
  • Published 6 December 2022, last edited 7 December 2022

 

How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

 

About the buyer

 

Contact name

Vinnie Webb

Address

Medway Council
Gun Wharf, Dock Road
Chatham
ME4 4TR
England

Telephone

+44 1634332284

Email

vincent.webb@medway.gov.uk

Website

http://www.medway.gov.uk/