TENDER: Provision of Care and Support in Extra Care Housing Schemes in Somerset

Invitation to Tender for the Provision of Care and Support in Extra Care Housing Schemes in Somerset

Somerset County Council

Open opportunity - This means that the contract is currently unfulfilled but active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to contact them with bid applications.

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Closing date: 15 December 2016

Contract summary


Other Services

Location of contract

South West

Value of contract (£)


Published date

08 November 2016

Closing date

15 December 2016

Contract start date

27 March 2017

Contract end date

27 March 2020


ECH is specialist housing for adults with health and social care needs. It is targeted mainly at older people, but is also used to meet the needs of younger adults with physical disabilities, learning disabilities or mental health problems. ECH is strongly promoted by the Department of Health, the National Housing Federation and other influential policy making bodies as a cost effective alternative to residential care. It can offer choice and continuing independence to people who might otherwise be admitted to a care home. The provision of care and support services in ECH in Somerset. includes: • Care and support for tenants living in ECH • A crisis and urgent response service • Delivering packages of assessed care • Maintaining a 24/7 on-site presence

About the buyer

Contact name

Leanne LeMoucheux


County Hall





+44 7976690729





Other information

How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided