Provision of a Befriending and Mentoring Service to Carers

A Tender Notice
by BOURNEMOUTH CHRISTCHURCH AND POOLE COUNCIL

Source
Contracts Finder
Type
Contract (Services)
Duration
5 year
Value
£210K
Sector
HEALTH
Published
10 Jul 2019
Delivery
01 Oct 2019 to 31 Dec 2024
Deadline
09 Aug 2019 01:00

Description

BCP Council is seeking tenders for the Provision of a Befriending and Mentoring Service to Carers. Volunteer Befriending will be provided to unpaid family carers of vulnerable or disabled people, alongside a Mentoring scheme using experienced ex-carers as guides for people new to caring. The contract will cover carers of people living in the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole conurbation. The aim of the contract is to enable carers to connect with their local community, reduce social isolation, to signpost new carers to information and advice that will be useful to them, to understand some of the challenges they may encounter and how they might manage them. The contract is for five years with two optional one year extensions. TUPE information is included in the Tender Information.

Location

Geochart for 1 buyers and 0 suppliers

CPV Codes

  • 85000000 - Health and social work services
  • 98000000 - Other community, social and personal services

Indicators

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs
  • Contract is suitable for VCOs

Other Information

• Link: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert?advertId=1f3db165-5876-e911-80f7-005056...