Service to Reduce Loneliness and Social Isolation in Worcestershire for Adults

A Prior Information Notice
by WORCESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

Source
OJEU
Type
Future Contract (Services)
Duration
not specified
Value
£900K
Sector
HEALTH
Published
10 Jul 2019
Delivery
not specified
Deadline
n/a

Concepts

Location

Worcester

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Description

Worcestershire County Council and Worcestershire CCG are looking to commission a new service to provide interventions to reduce loneliness and social isolation in Worcestershire for adults. The core service provision is to include: — communication and promotion strategy providing flexible opportunities for engagement of volunteers and service users experiencing loneliness, — management, coordination, professional oversight and supervision using case managers to support delivery of outcomes by volunteers, — process of matching volunteers with service users, — training and accreditation for volunteers, — detailed assessment, tailored support and personalised plan for service users to help them to access support to reduce loneliness in the local community, — opportunities for 1:1 and group interventions which impacts on health and well-being, — links to social prescribing, primary care and mental well-being providers. The Council anticipate advertising this opportunity August/September 2019 with a contract for 3 years starting 1.4.2020.

Total Quantity or Scope

— links to social prescribing, primary care and mental well-being providers.

CPV Codes

  • 98000000 - Other community, social and personal services

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