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Notice Summary

Title:
UK-Yate: South Gloucestershire Visual Impairment Service (Request For Information)
Document Ref:
GB003ZM289847
Document Type:
Contract Notice - Other
Published By:
South Gloucestershire Council
Date Published:
14 March 2019
Deadline Date:
10 April 2019
Document Source:
Framework/DPS:
No
Alert Profile:
Labels:

Notice Abstract

South Gloucestershire Visual Impairment Service (Request For Information) South Gloucestershire Council is inviting expressions of interest from potential providers who may be interested in delivering our Visual Impairment Service which includes: Certificate of Visual Impairment screening; initial support; provision of aids and adaptations; rehabilitation support, advice and guidance and co-chairing the Low Vision Services Committee. Desired aims for this service The service will support visually impaired people to live independently in their own homes, providing a 'one stop shop service' to people, which delivers early access to expert support and advice they need, to enable them to come to terms with the loss of their sight, including rehabilitation services and on-going support. 1. To provide a service that promotes individual and carer independence. 2. To provide training and development for: independent living skills, orientation and mobility skills, as well as communication skills. Keywords Visual Impairment, Sight Loss, Visual awareness for carers, Low Vision Services Committee, Independent living skills

Notice Details

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address

South Gloucestershire Council
N/A
Yate UK
Kim Lewis N/A
kim.lewis@southglos.gov.uk N/A

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

South Gloucestershire Visual Impairment Service (Request For Information)

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

South Gloucestershire Visual Impairment Service (Request For Information)

South Gloucestershire Council is inviting expressions of interest from potential providers who may be interested in delivering our Visual Impairment Service which includes: Certificate of Visual Impairment screening; initial support; provision of aids and adaptations; rehabilitation support, advice and guidance and co-chairing the Low Vision Services Committee. Desired aims for this service The service will support visually impaired people to live independently in their own homes, providing a 'one stop shop service' to people, which delivers early access to expert support and advice they need, to enable them to come to terms with the loss of their sight, including rehabilitation services and on-going support.

1. To provide a service that promotes individual and carer independence.

2. To provide training and development for: independent living skills, orientation and mobility skills, as well as communication skills.

Keywords

Visual Impairment, Sight Loss, Visual awareness for carers, Low Vision Services Committee, Independent living skills

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Estimated contract dates

Start date 17/10/2019

End date 30/09/2022

Region(s) of supply

Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

The procedure type is unknown.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

DN398330

4.3

Time Limits

   10-04-2019  Time 12:00

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Please visit the following portal to participate:

https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert?advertId=136d0e99-a645-e911-80f3-005056b64545

Expression of interest deadline : 10/04/2019 at 12:00 hrs

(MT Ref:289847)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

 14-03-2019

Current Notes