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Services - 276909-2016

10/08/2016    S153

United Kingdom-Morpeth: Health and social work services

2016/S 153-276909

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Northumberland County Council
Postal address: County Hall
Town: Morpeth
NUTS code: UKC2 Northumberland and Tyne and Wear
Postal code: NE61 2EF
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Mrs Leanne Stewart
Telephone: +44 1670622360
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned 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

Public Health Substance Misuse Treatment Service Market Consultation.

Reference number: SPS00152
II.1.2)Main CPV code
85000000 Health and social work services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Northumberland County Council are re-commissioning the substance misuse treatment service.

The purpose of this PIN Notice is to alert the market that we are in the process of consulting with a range of partners, service providers and service users and are actively seeking views to assist in the design of the service model.

Following the Market Consultation Exercise, it is the Council's intention is to invite competitive tenders for the delivery of the revised Service Model in September 2016. This is with a view to having a new contract in place ready to commence on 3.4.2017.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85000000 Health and social work services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKC2 Northumberland and Tyne and Wear
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The aim of the Service is to increase the number of people able to achieve sustained recovery from dependence by providing individual support and treatment packages of care. This will be enhanced by increasing opportunities for individuals to continue their recovery within the community and by providing further support to affected family and friends.

The Service will provide an open access, single point of contact providing recovery (care) coordination, including structured treatment (including psychosocial and pharmacological interventions and support for those with complex needs), recovery support, signposting as appropriate, the development of peer mentors/volunteers and recovery champions.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: