New Contract: Support Service for Single People at Risk of Homelessness

This is a new contract from Liverpool City Council’s Commercial Procurement Unit

The aim of the service is to deliver support to people with a range of support needs who require temporary accommodation due to their homelessness. The focus of the support is to address the underlying reasons for homelessness, prepare them for a move into independent accommodation and to reduce the risk of repeat homelessness presentations.

The support service will deliver 24-hour support, to 48 service users including emergency access services using a mixed-tiered model of provision:

  • Tier 1 – Short Stay generic beds for homeless or other vulnerable people with a broad range of support needs
  • Tier 2 – High risk high needs beds, for people with higher support needs who require an additional levels of support

The intention will be for the successful provider to enter into a management agreement with the current landlord of Mildmay House.

The contracts will be from 16 April 2018 – 19 June 2020 with option to extend for a further 12 months.

Your company will need to register on Procontract (Due North) to download the full application and supporting documents. The documents will only be available on Procontract (available via the Due North site). Once you have registered you will need to go to the ‘My Opportunities’ section on the home page of Procontract and follow the instructions as a supplier to enable you to return your submission. To register your organisation on Procontract, go to the Suppliers’ area and click on ‘Register Free’.

Closing date: Monday 8 January 2018, 12 noon

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