Preventative Mental Health Services Leicestershire

Preventative Mental Health Services Leicestershire

In this present instance, ESPO is working on behalf of Leicestershire County Council to undertake a procurement process to identify and appoint a service provider or a number of service providers to provide preventative mental health services throughout Leicestershire.

Reference number: 3129/14

Deadline date:09/05/2014

This deadline is for… tender submission

Contract value:£1,382,000 – £2,073,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Leicestershire, Rutland and Northamptonshire excluding Northamptonshire

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: Leicestershire County Council (c/o ESPO)

 

Description of the contract

In this present instance, ESPO is working on behalf of Leicestershire County Council to undertake a procurement process to identify and appoint a service provider or a number of service providers to provide preventative mental health services throughout Leicestershire. These services are broken down into two lots as described below: The first lot covers services made up of three interrelated elements; • Drop-In sessions • In-Reach • Peer Support This lot will be broken down further into 6 geographical sub-lots as follows of which tenderers can bid for one, some or all; • Sub-Lot 1.1 Blaby District, Oadby & Wigston District & the Lutterworth area • Sub-Lot 1.2 Charnwood District • Sub-Lot 1.3 Harborough District (excluding Lutterworth area) • Sub-Lot 1.4 Hinckley & Bosworth District • Sub-Lot 1.5 Melton District • Sub-Lot 1.6 North West Leicestershire District The aims of the Service are to support people aged 18 and over who are recovering from or living with mental health problems to maintain maximum independence and wellbeing through the provision of: • Advice, information, signposting • Support to people to take part in social and community activities • Support to people to identify and use strategies to enable them to cope on a day-to-day basis The second lot is for a County-wide Memory Support Co-Ordination Service to support people with Dementia and memory loss and their carers. This service will provide the following key elements: • Information, guidance and signposting to support, through a variety of media including face to face visits, telephone, written information and web based support. • A short-term one to one support service for people with dementia and their carers to assist them to identify and access opportunities in their local or chosen communities. • One to one support to assist people with planning for the future. • Emotional support to individuals and their carers • A range of support groups including memory cafes, carers and peer support groups where people can access information and advice on coping strategies, and share their experiences and learn from each other. • Liaison with health and social care professionals Further information regarding the service specifications for both lots can be found in the tender documentation. Contracts will be awarded in June 2014, and services under the contracts will commence 1st October 2014. In order to express an interest in tendering, please email your request to: tenders@espo.org quoting ESPO reference number 3129/14

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

85312310 Guidance services

85312000 Social work services without accommodation

85300000 Social work and related services

85000000 Health and social work services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 25

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

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

Estimated length of contract: 24 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name tenders@espo.org

Organisation name ESPO on behalf of Leicestershire County Council

Address Barnsdale Way, Grove Park, Enderby, Leicester, LE19 1ES

Telephone 01162657926

Extension number:

Fax

Web address www.espo.org

 

How to apply

In order to express an interest in tendering, please email your request to: tenders@espo.org quoting ESPO reference number 3129/14