United Kingdom-Lochgilphead: Social work and related services
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00063
Section II: Object
Independent Advocacy for Adults
Independent advocacy for adults primarily to meet the requirement for service provision under the:
— Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000.
— Mental health (Care and treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003.
— Adult support and protection (Scotland) Act 2007.
— And potentially the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016.
Argyll and Bute.
Independent advocacy service for adults primarily in order to meet the requirement for service provision under the:
— Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003.
— Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007.
— And possibly the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016.
In exceptional circumstances health or social care staff may make a referral to the service where the adult is not subject to any of the above legislation.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
It is intended that this will be a 3 year framework with the option of a further year extension.
Please note that this is not a call for competition and there are no tender documents available as yet. The full tender will be published using an open notice that all interested parties have access to.
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Organisations that note an interest in this notice may be contacted for market research purposes prior to publication of the tender.
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