Respite Care Services Staffordshire

Respite Care Services Staffordshire

LOT 1 Block Booked Residential Respite Care: We are seeking to procure 9 beds for older people (65+) who have been assessed as having respite needs; comprising of accommodation and care, providing emergency and planned respite in the geographical areas of: 1(a) Newcastle-Under-Lyme – up to 3 beds 1(b.

Reference number:SCHG00133

Deadline date:17/11/2014

This deadline is for…Returns of documentation

Contract value:£3,477,600 – £3,735,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out:Staffordshire CCAdminstrative area of Staffordshire County Council

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:Staffordshire County Council Staffordshire Procurement

Description of the contract

Staffordshire County Council also commissioning on behalf of Staffordshire and Stoke-On-Trent Partnership NHS Trust, are seeking expressions of interest to tender from suitably registered, care providers across Staffordshire for Respite Care Services across 4 Lots: LOT 1 Block Booked Residential Respite Care: We are seeking to procure 9 beds for older people (65+) who have been assessed as having respite needs; comprising of accommodation and care, providing emergency and planned respite in the geographical areas of: 1(a) Newcastle-Under-Lyme – up to 3 beds 1(b) Staffordshire Moorlands – up to 3 beds 1(c) Lichfield – up to 2 beds 1(d) South Staffordshire – 1 bed LOT 2 Night Time Support: We are seeking Night Respite Care Service provision offering a one to one waking night sitting service in the individual’s home, attending to Service User’s personal care needs, screening night time activities for those who are confused or have dementia, supporting end of life care and carer relief in the geographic areas of: 2 (a) East Staffordshire 2 (b) Stafford Carers Respite Countywide Service Provision We are also engaging with the market in relation to the commissioning approach to include Direct Payments across the County of Staffordshire (LOT 3 and LOT 4). LOT 3 -Carers Home / Community Based Respite Care Staffordshire County Wide provision, broken down into three separate contracts for the following three geographical areas: 3 (a) Newcastle, Staffordshire Moorlands, Stafford and Surrounds 3 (b) East Staffordshire, Lichfield and Tamworth 3 (c) South Staffordshire and Cannock Chase We are seeking Carers Home / Community Based Respite Services to provide one to one personal and practical care to individuals (who meet the eligibility criteria for social care) in the home or in the community to enable the carer to take a break from their caring role. LOT 4 -Carers Emergency Respite Care Staffordshire County Wide Provision – one County wide contract. Carers Emergency Respite ensures that Carers have peace of mind that if they were in an emergency situation their cared for person would continue to be looked after. The provider will be required to maintain a register of carers from across the County and work with them to agree a plan of action that will be enabled if the Carer is suddenly unable to perform their carer role. Estimated Key Procurement Timelines: • Invitation to Tender Publish- Early Oct 2014 • Return – MidNovember 2014 • Contract Awards – Early Jan 2015 • Contract Start – 1st April 2015 It is essential that you register your interest on both our websites: Staffordshire County Council website – This is where the advert is placed and where you will receive an email of future tenders, the web link is http://contracts.staffordshire.gov.uk E-Tendering Alito website – This is where you download the tender documentation, the web link is http://www.staffordshire.alito.co.uk

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

85000000Health 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:01/04/2015 – 31/03/2018

Who to contact

Contact nameLaura Thorogood

Organisation nameStaffordshire County Council Staffordshire Procurement

AddressWedgwood Buildings, Tipping Street, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2DH

Telephone01785 276884

Extension number:

Fax

Email

Web address

How to apply

To express an interest and invitation to help suppliers understand the procurement process that you are following please ensure that suppliers respond to you properly. This information will be included in the “How to apply” You can electronically tender for this contract. For full details and tender documentation please visit www.staffordshire.alito.co.uk