Supported Accommodation Tender – London

Supported Accommodation Tender – London

Supported Accommodation at the Vineries for 16- to 19-year-old Looked after Children, Care Leavers and Vulnerable Homeless Young People.

Procurement for the provision of Supported Accommodation at the Vineries for 16- to 19-year-old Looked after Children, Care Leavers and Vulnerable Homeless Young People

Contract summary



  • Social work services – 85310000

Location of contract

IG11 8HE

Value of contract

£1 to £840,000

Procurement reference


Published date

8 August 2022

Closing date

19 September 2022

Closing time


Contract start date

1 January 2023

Contract end date

31 December 2026

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

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The London Borough of Barking and Dagenham (LBBD) is advertising to seek tenders from experienced and qualified providers to deliver accommodation-based support only, to young people living at The Vineries which is a Supported Accommodation Provision located in Dagenham.
The service will provide low to medium support to homeless young people aged between 16- to 19-years-old that LBBD have assessed as being in housing need and requiring additional support to live independently.
The service will be delivered directly from The Vineries which is a 31 bed Supported Accommodation Provision. The Service commissioned by LBBD will provide short-term accommodation-based support for up to 25 young people, focusing on delivering a life skills programme that supports young people to gain essential skills for living independently and maintaining a tenancy.
The Service will require the Provider to sign a Housing Management Agreement with the building Landlord – Clarion Housing Association.
The support offered to young people will be tailored to each young person’s individual needs and should include, but is not limited to:
– Maintaining health and well-being
– How to access health services
– Budgeting and Finance Management
– Self-help and domestic skills
– What support services they are entitled to and can access
– How to look after a property, and sustain a tenancy
– Support in finding education and employment opportunities
– Finding and securing ‘Move-On’ accommodation

The Service will need to consider TUPE arrangements for employees who are currently delivering the service.


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About the buyer



Barking Town hall
IG11 7LU