Issue details

Procurement of Public Health Social Support Services for Older People

West Sussex County Council is keen to ensure that older people in West Sussex can access the support they need to maintain and improve their health, wellbeing and independence in later life.


The overall purpose of re-commissioning Social Support Services is to ensure that older people in West Sussex are socially connected, can access the information and advice that enables them to maintain their independence and receive the support they need to return home after being in hospital.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/08/2020

Decision due: December 2020 by Cabinet Member for Adults and Health

Lead member: Councillor Amanda Jupp

Lead director: Director of Public Health

Contact: Nikki Lewis, Lead Commissioner, Public Health Email: Tel: 0330 022 26067.

Consultation process

Representations concerning this proposed decision can be made to the Cabinet Member for Adults and Health via the author or officer contact, by the beginning of the month in which the decision is due to be taken.

Democratic Services Contact: Erica Keegan Tel: 033 022 26050

West Sussex Plan Priority: Independence in Later Life


Background papers

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