Missing Childrens’ Service

Missing Childrens Service

The service will deliver early identification, prevention and focused intervention for children and young people who go missing from home.

REFERENCE CPU 717
Awarding body Nottingham City Council

Est. Start Date: 01/04/2012
Est. End Date: 31/03/2015

Description

Nottingham City Council invites tender submissions from experienced support providers who can deliver the following service:

The service will deliver early identification, prevention and focused intervention for children and young people who go missing from home, or who are at risk of going missing from home within the City of Nottingham. The service is for those who are not in contact with a targeted service within Nottingham City Council Family and Community Teams and / or a current open case to Children’s Social Care.
The Missing Children’s Service will be an independent support service for children and young people who have run away from home or are at risk of running and will deliver the statutory requirements on behalf of Nottingham City Council.

The service will:
• Offer a return interview to all missing children or young people who are not in contact with a targeted service or a current open case to children’s social care;
• Provide a return interview within 72 hours of the child or young person returning;
• Where appropriate and eligible undertake a full CAF assessment of the child’s needs and risk factors to inform an opinion as to the likelihood of repeat missing episodes within 30 working days;
 

Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Open Tender
Option to extend 2 years subject to funding, strategic relevance and satisfactory performance
Estimated ValueText Description
Category Children Services,
CPV codes 98000000,
Suitable for SME YES

Document Available Until

17 February 2012

16 days

Submission Return By

17 February 2012

16 days

extend contract options:

2 years subject to funding, strategic relevance and satisfactory performance

Contact Details

Nottingham City Council
Sid Sharma
0115 8764195