Issue details

Family and Community Support Services - Award of Contract

In February 2020 the Cabinet Member for Children and Young People approved the commencement of a procurement to set up a Framework Agreement.  The Framework will enable the purchase of Family and Community Support (FACS) Services for families with children and young people with severe and complex disabilities and/or autism who require bespoke care packages (decision CYP02 (20/21) refers).

 

As part of the decision the Cabinet Member approved the delegation of authority to the Executive Director of Children, Young People and Learning to implement the Framework Agreement.

 

The procurement has now been undertaken and the Executive Director of Children, Young People and Learning will be asked to approve the award of contracts to successful bidders.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/05/2021

Decision due: August 2021 by Executive Director Children, Young People and Learning

Lead member: Lucy Butler, Executive Director Children, Young People and Learning lucy.butler@westsussex.gov.uk

Lead director: Lucy Butler

Contact: Jacqui Parfitt, SEND Service and Market Development Manager Email: jacqui.parfitt@westsussex.gov.uk Tel: 033 022 29488.

Consultation process

Representations concerning this proposed decision can be made to the Executive Director of Children, Young People and Learning, via the officer contact, by the beginning of the month in which the decision is due to be taken.

Democratic Services Contact: Wendy Saunders Tel: 033 022 22553

Background papers