Residential Overnight Short Breaks Service for Disabled Children – Leicestershire
Leicestershire County Council wishes to procure a residential overnight short break service for those young people that meet the criteria for the service.
United Kingdom-Leicester: Health and social work services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Postal address: County Hall, Leicester Road Glenfield
NUTS code: UKF2
Postal code: LE3 8RA
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Commissioning Support Unit
Telephone: +44 1163051090
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Residential Overnight Short Breaks Service for Disabled Children
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Leicestershire County Council (LCC) wishes to procure a residential overnight short break service for those young people that meet the criteria for the service. The service is to include provision for young people with behaviours that challenge and complex health needs. It is intended that children and young people between the ages of 6 and 18 will be accessing the service.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The primary aim of the service is to provide high-quality residential short breaks care to children and young people with severe learning disabilities and complex health care needs who are assessed as needing such a service by Leicestershire County Council, children and family service (CFS).
This will include short term care for periods up to 17 consecutive days and both overnight and day care for children and young people. It must also include in some cases emergency provision.
The Diana Community Nursing Service support those children with complex health care needs, during their residential short break which includes training for staff and review updates.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The contract duration is an initial period of 12 months .There is an option to extend for further periods of 12 months up to a maximum of 24 months taking the contract term to a maximum of 3 years (36 months).
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
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Postal address: The Strand
Postal code: WC2A
Country: United Kingdom
Leicestershire County Council (LCC) will ensure information on the award of the contract is communicated to all tenderers. Tenderers who are unsuccessful shall be informed by LCC as soon as possible after the decision has been made as to the reasons why the applicant/tenderer was unsuccessful. If an appeal regarding the award of the contract has not been successfully resolved, the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by breach of the rules to take legal action. Any such action must be brought within the applicable limitation period. Where a contract has not been entered into, the Court may order the setting aside of the award decision or order for any document to be amended.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: