TENDER: Vietnamese and Chinese Older People’s Support Service - Tower Hamlets

AHS5122 - Vietnamese and Chinese Older People’s Support Service

Main contract details

Opportunity Id

DN216775

Title

AHS5122 - Vietnamese and Chinese Older People’s Support Service

Categories

85000000-9 - Health and social work services

Description

The Adults’ Services Directorate of the London Borough of Tower Hamlets is inviting bids for a Vietnamese and Chinese Older People’s Support Service. The aim of the service is to provide support to older residents of Vietnamese and Chinese origin which will meet cultural needs, promote independence and enable them to stay in their homes for as long as possible by providing: • Information, Advice and signposting / referrals on topics including benefits and money management (language support) • Access to health service (appointment-making, language support) • Practical End of Life and bereavement support • Volunteering and befriending (addressing social isolation and loneliness) The overriding aim of the service will be to provide culturally sensitive support to older adults from the Vietnamese and Chinese communities which helps to: • Promote social inclusion • Reduce social isolation and loneliness • Improves the health and wellbeing of users • Enables users to live independently

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Region(s) of supply

Inner London - East

Estimated value

N/A

Keywords

Vietnamese, Chinese, Support, Older, People’s, Service

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date

24/03/2017

End date

24/03/2020

 

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Contact details

Buyer

Tower Hamlets

Contact

John Collins

Email

john.collins@towerhamlets.gov.uk

Telephone

02073644099

Address

Mulberry Place
London
Greater London
E14 2BG
United Kingdom

Attachments

AHS 5122 - Advert.docx52 KB