Violence Against Women and Girls Tender 2014

Violence Against Women and Girls Tender 2014

The London Borough of Lewisham is inviting organisations to tender for a single service to address Violence against Women and Girls in the borough.

London Borough of Lewisham
Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Tender 2014
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The London Borough of Lewisham is inviting organisations to tender for a single service to address Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG) in the borough. The contract will be issued for a period of three years (April 2015 – March 2018) with the option to extend for up to two years at the Council’s discretion.

The current service provision in Lewisham involves the following;

A domestic violence and abuse outreach service
Independent Domestic Violence Advocates (IDVAs)
Familial Abuse Service
Perpetrator programme
Domestic Violence Refuges (accommodation services)

Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG) has been defined by the United Nations (UN) as “any act of gender-based violence that is directed at a woman because she is a woman or acts of violence which are suffered disproportionately by women.” This includes physical, sexual and economic abuse, violence or sexual exploitation.

VAWG has many strands including domestic violence and abuse, female genital mutilation (FGM), forced marriage, rape and sexual violence, stalking, harassment, prostitution and trafficking, and child sexual exploitation.

Contact:
Mr Adeolu Solarin
Email Address:
Adeolu.Solarin@lewisham.gov.uk
Telephone:
07525 401 257
Address:
23 Mercia Grove
Lewisham
Greater London
SE13 6BJ
United Kingdom
Key Dates
01/04/2015
31/03/2018
09/09/2014 00:00
27/10/2014 16:00
Other Information
Estimated Value (£):
2010000
36 (months)
24 (months)
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