TENDER: Dorset - Care and Support at Home for Adults with Learning Disabilities and Mental Health illnesses

Care and Support at Home for Adults with Learning Disabilities and Mental Health illnesses

Main contract details

Opportunity Id



Care and Support at Home for Adults with Learning Disabilities and Mental Health illnesses


85311200-4 - Welfare services for the handicapped

85311300-5 - Welfare services for children and young people

85312000-9 - Social work services without accommodation



The Commissioning partners are going through a period of considerable change as we continue to make strong progress in delivering personal budgets for our residents and at the same time, seeking to commission a range of diverse services that will enable people to live independently and safely in th... develop continuous improvement plans to achieve higher standards. The QAF document can be viewed in full at Appendix 1 of the specification.

The DPS will be implemented for 1st June 2016 under the basis of a 2 year + 2 year + 2 year contract subject to satisfactory performance for the provider.


Region(s) of supply

Dorset CC

Bournemouth and Poole

Estimated value



Learning Disability, Mental Health, Support, Domiciliary

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date


End date


Current Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) round information

End date

03/04/2017 12:00:00

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From 14/03/2016 12:00 to 31/05/2022 12:00

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Contact details


Dorset County Council


Kimberley Bennett




+44 1305221324


Dorset County Council
United Kingdom


App 4a - Safeguarding Procedures.pdf1 MB

Appendix 1 - Service Specification.pdf589 KB

Appendix 10 - Advice & risk assessment of DBS checks.pdf17 KB

Appendix 11 - Bill of Rights.pdf1 MB

Appendix 12 - Driving Up Quality.pdf926 KB

Appendix 13 - Driving Up Quality Code - Poster.pdf1 MB

Appendix 1a to the specification - QAF Objectives.pdf709 KB

Appendix 1b to the specification - Supplementary Objectives QAF 2009.pdf265 KB

Appendix 2a - Individual Letter of Agreement.docx553 KB

Appendix 2b - NHS Dorset CCG - CHC Care Plan.pdf213 KB

Appendix 2c - DCC Care and Support Plan.docx45 KB

Appendix 2d - Individual Service Fund Letter of Agreement.docx553 KB

Appendix 3 - NHS Memorandum of Agreement - New Dorset.pdf152 KB

Appendix 4 - Bournemouth, Dorset & Poole Multi-Agency Safeguarding Adults Policy and Procedures, April 2015.pdf589 KB

Appendix 5 - NHS Dorset & DCC - Privacy & Dignity Framework 2013.pdf568 KB

Appendix 6 - NHS Counter Fraud & Security Management 2013.pdf431 KB

Appendix 7 - Eligibility Flowchart.pdf23 KB

Appendix 8 - Code of Conduct for Contractors.pdf9 KB

Appendix 9 - DBS Summary.doc81 KB

MASTER Agreement LD Care Support and Prompt - June 2016 FINAL.pdf1 MB

Procurement Document - Dynamic Purchasing System - 9.3.17 V4.pdf754 KB

Template Document for ALL submissions - compulsory V3.xlsx27 KB