Online Counselling Tender
Provide digital therapy services to Lancaster University.
Digital Therapy Provision at Lancaster University
- Counselling services – 85312320
Location of contract
Value of contract
12 May 2021
10 June 2021
Contract start date
1 July 2021
Contract end date
30 June 2022
Contract is suitable for SMEs?
Contract is suitable for VCSEs?
The University is inviting tenders on for an external provider as part of a joined-up approach to provide flexible top-up out of hours online counselling/therapy provision.
Lancaster University’s Counselling and Mental Health Service is made up of approximately 13.0 FTE staff. The team includes a Head of Service, a Deputy Head of Service/Clinical Lead, Counsellors, Mental Health Practitioners and College Wellbeing Officers. A small admin team supports the service and manages the tracking and scheduling of the support for students. The service operates between the hours of 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, with support focused on times of peak demand during University term time.
The student population is circa 16,000 and 12% of the student body typically access the University’s Counselling and Mental Health Service. At peak times students are having to wait 5-6 weeks for appointments with over 100 students sitting on this waiting list.
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- Additional information on how to apply for this contract
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- This tender is being conducted electronically using the Lancaster University e-tendering system which can be found at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/lancaster/
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