THE PROVISION OF A RANGE OF SPECIALIST ACCOMMODATION SUPPORT FOR ADULT SUBSTANCE MISUSERS

THE PROVISION OF A RANGE OF SPECIALIST ACCOMMODATION SUPPORT FOR ADULT SUBSTANCE MISUSERS

In line with the Hertfordshire Drug and Alcohol Commissioning Strategy (2010-2015) and in response to the identified needs for housing related support services for adult substance misusers, the Drug and Alcohol Joint Commissioning Team are tendering for the provision of a range of specialist accommodation support for adult substance misusers.

Reference number: ACS-CEN-363

Deadline date:23/07/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£1,000,000 – £5,000,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Hertfordshire Hertfordshire,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Hertfordshire County Council

 

Description of the contract

In line with the Hertfordshire Drug and Alcohol Commissioning Strategy (2010-2015) and in response to the identified needs for housing related support services for adult substance misusers, the Drug and Alcohol Joint Commissioning Team are tendering for the provision of a range of specialist accommodation support for adult substance misusers. The overall ambition for this tender is to improve the health and wellbeing for our communities and ensure that the community of Hertfordshire has a system of accommodation support for adult substance misusers which responds to individual need, supports their recovery journey and covers the full spectrum of need. Applicants are expected to have at least 2 years experience in delivering the spectrum of needs as per the specification. Applicants are also required to be able to demonstrate an understanding of the complexity of problems experienced by adult drug and alcohol users and the impact this can have on their carers/families and local communities.

 

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Classification of the contract

85000000 Health 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: 01/09/2012 – 31/03/2015

 

Who to contact

Contact name Natasha Welsh

Organisation name Hertfordshire County Council

Address Farnham House, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 2FQ

Telephone 01438843481

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How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs).However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement,and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs) and voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations.However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement,and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender. This funding will be from September 2012 – 31st March 2015 and CAN NOT be used for capital expenditure The maximum total value available for the duration of the contract is up to £1.5m which includes funding already made available to projects as identified in the Service Specification. It is anticipated that the contract will be awarded for the timeline above with a possible extension of up to 2 years, and will be dependant on funding, performance and flexibility to meet changing demands, with a planned start on 1st September 2012. Any money awarded via this tender must be spent wholly on the project outlined in an organisation’s tender bid. THIS IS A 1 STAGE TENDERING PROCESS Submission deadline is Noon on Monday 23rd July 2012 The information and documents for this tender will be accessible at www.delta-esourcing.com using the Tender Access Code (TAC) JT3M2SHMB6