Essex County Council: Coaching for children and young people in care - market engagement event

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Notice Summary
Title: Coaching for children and young people in care - market engagement event
Notice type: Prior Information Notice
Authority: Essex County Council
Nature of contract: Services
Procedure: Not applicable
Short Description:
Published: 03/11/2017 12:35

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UK-Chelmsford: Health and social work services.

Preliminary Questions
   This notice is for prior information only: Yes
   This notice aims at reducing time-limits for receipt of tenders: No
   This notice is a call for competition: No
Section I: Contracting Authority

I.1) Name and addresses:
       Essex County Council
       County Hall, Market Road, Chelmsford, CM1 1QH, United Kingdom
       Tel. +44 3457430430, Email:
       Main Address:
       NUTS Code: UKH3
      Specifications and additional documents: As Above
I.2) Joint procurement:
   The contract involves joint procurement: Yes.
   In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law:       Not Provided
   The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No .

I.3) Communication          
   Further information can be obtained from: the above mentioned address

I.4) Type of the contracting authority    
   Regional or local authority
I.5) Main activity:    
   General public services

Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement - 1
   II.1.1) Title: Coaching for children and young people in care - market engagement event    
          Reference number:
   II.1.2) Common Procurement Vocabulary:       
      85000000 - Health and social work services.
   II.1.3) Type of contract: SERVICES
   II.1.4) Short description:    
      Essex County Council (“the Council”) is currently developing its service specification for a forthcoming procurement of coaching for children and young people who are currently in care. This scheme will be jointly procured alongside Norfolk County Council and Hertfordshire County Council under grant funding.
This is an innovative scheme which is designed to improve outcomes for children in care who are at risk of escalating to secure accommodation/ high cost residential packages. The ethos of this scheme is to provide co-ordinated intensive support via a coach with ongoing support from a social worker whilst developing a new relationship with the young person’s current care provider.          
   II.1.5) Estimated total value:       
      Value excluding VAT (give figures only) : 3,100,000 - GBP
   II.1.6) Information about lots:
      This contract is divided into lots: No          
      Maximum number of lots that may be awarded to one tenderer: Not Provided       
      The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts combining the following lots or groups of lots: Not Provided

II.2) Lot Description    
   II.2.3) Place of performance:       
      Region Codes:               
         UKH3 - Essex          
         UKH23 - Hertfordshire          
         UKH15 - Norwich and East Norfolk    
   II.2.4) Description of the procurement:       
      As part of the Council’s pre-market engagement for this project, interested providers are invited to a market engagement event on Monday 13th November 2017 between 13:00 to 17:00 at County Hall, Market Road, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1QH. During this event, providers will have the opportunity to discuss their ideas, views and suggestions for this service with commissioners and members of the project board. To reserve a space at this event please e-mail: by Friday 10th November.    
   II.2.14) Additional information       
      Not Provided

II.3) Estimated Date of publication
Section IV: Procedure   

IV.1) Description       
   IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA )
         The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) - NO

Section VI: Complementary Information    
VI.3) Additional Information:       
   To view this notice, please click here:
GO-2017113-PRO-11330133 TKR-2017113-PRO-11330132        

VI.5) Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 03/11/2017

   IV) Address of the other contracting authority on behalf of which the contracting authority is purchasing
      Purchased on behalf of other contracting authority details:          
      1: Contracting Authority
       Hertfordshire County Council
       Hertfordshire County Council, Farnham House,, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, SG1 2FQ, United Kingdom
       Contact: Lynn Knowles
       Main Address:
       NUTS Code: UKH23          
      2: Contracting Authority
       Norfolk County Council
       Norfolk County Council, Floor 3, County Hall,, Martineau Lane, Norwich, NR1 2DH, United Kingdom
       Contact: Caroline Brain
       Main Address:
       NUTS Code: UKH15    

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