Short Breaks for Children and Young People with Complex Needs – County Durham

Short Breaks for Children and Young People with Complex Needs – County Durham

Are you a provider of social care services for children and young people with a range of learning disabilities, autism and complex needs?

Opportunity Id
DN549994
Title
Social Care Providers
Categories
85000000 – Healthcare Services
Description

MARKET ADVERT – WANTED Social care providers who deliver community services to children and young people with learning disabilities, autism and a range of behaviours that challenge. Are you a provider of social care services for children and young people with a range of learning disabilities, autism and complex needs? Do you have expertise and a passion for working with children and young people with range of learning disabilities, autism and complex needs that can be challenging? The Covid-19 Pandemic has saw an increase in demand for services to allow parent/ carers short break/ respite from caring to re-charge their batteries and enable children and young people with a range of disabilities and complex needs to remain at home and prevent future accommodation and out of county provision. The increased demand has put significant pressure on the provider market and the current framework solution is unable to support the needs of some children and young people with learning disabilities, severe autism and behaviours that can be challenging. Commissioners would like to work in partnership with experienced providers to develop solutions in response to this demand to deliver high quality and safe services across County Durham. Commissioners would like to work in partnership with experienced providers to develop solutions in response to this demand to deliver community services for children and young people with learning disabilities, autism and a range of behaviours that challenge. To arrange a one to one please contact ahs.commissioning@durham.gov.uk or telephone 03000 265881.

Region(s) of supply
Durham CC
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Complex needs, Social Care, Short Breaks, Health, Autism, children and young people

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
07/07/2021
End date
13/06/2022

Contact details

Buyer
Durham County Council
Contact
Mrs Lyndsey Dunn
Telephone
03000 265881

Expression of interest window

From 14/06/2021 13:30 to 12/07/2021 13:30