Provision of an Appropriate Adult Service

Provision of an Appropriate Adult Service

North Lincolnshire Council’s Adult and Children’s and Young People’s Services are looking for a provider to provide an Appropriate Adult Service for both vulnerable adults and young people within the boundaries of North Lincolnshire.
Contract Ref
NLC 25403
Title
Provision of an Appropriate Adult Service
Description
North Lincolnshire Council’s Adult and Children’s and Young People’s Services are looking for a provider to provide an Appropriate Adult Service for both vulnerable adults and young people within the boundaries of North Lincolnshire. This service will be to support these individuals whilst in police custody and to help facilitate communication between them and the police. The aim is to provide a high quality service that is flexible, which supports vulnerable adults and young people and ensures no vulnerable adult or young person is disadvantaged due to age, ability or any other diverse needs they may have. Support provided by the Appropriate Adults Service should aim to maximise the capacity of vulnerable adults and young people to function as independently as possible and to ensure that their legal and human rights are not compromised by the justice system.
Extension Terms
Response Required By
Tue 10 April 2012 at 12:00
Nature of Contract
Framework
Contract Start Date
Sat 25 February 2012
Contract End Date
Contract Duration (months)
36

For further information please contact:

Contact
Sarah Whyte (North Lincolnshire Council)
Phone
Address
Pittwood House Ashby Road Scunthorpe North Lincolnshire