NECS388 Family Support Service for Children and Young People with a Neurodevelopmental Need for and on behalf of NHS Tees Valley CCG and the 5 Tees Valley Local Authorities

Publication reference: 2021/S 000-004102
Publication date: 2 March 2021

F01: Prior information notice

Prior information only

Section one: Contracting authority

one.1) Name and addresses

NHS Tees Valley Clinical Commissioning Group

Middlesbrough

Contact

NECS

Email

NECSU.neprocurement@nhs.net

Country

United Kingdom

NUTS code

UKC - North East (England)

Internet address(es)
Main address

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nhsnecsu/aspx/Home

one.1) Name and addresses

Middlesbrough Council

Middlesbrough

Email

NECSU.neprocurement@nhs.net

Country

United Kingdom

NUTS code

UKC - North East (England)

Internet address(es)
Main address

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nhsnecsu/aspx/Home

one.1) Name and addresses

Hartlepool Borough Council

Hartlepool

Email

NECSU.neprocurement@nhs.net

Country

United Kingdom

NUTS code

UKC - North East (England)

Internet address(es)
Main address

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nhsnecsu/aspx/Home

one.1) Name and addresses

Darlington Borough Council

Darlington

Email

NECSU.neprocurement@nhs.net

Country

United Kingdom

NUTS code

UKC - North East (England)

Internet address(es)
Main address

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nhsnecsu/aspx/Home

one.1) Name and addresses

Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council

Redcar

Email

NECSU.neprocurement@nhs.net

Country

United Kingdom

NUTS code

UKC - North East (England)

Internet address(es)
Main address

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nhsnecsu/aspx/Home

one.1) Name and addresses

Stockton on Tees Borough Council

Stockton on Tees

Email

NECSU.neprocurement@nhs.net

Country

United Kingdom

NUTS code

UKC - North East (England)

Internet address(es)
Main address

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nhsnecsu/aspx/Home

one.2) Information about joint procurement

The contract involves joint procurement

one.3) Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nhsnecsu/aspx/Home

Additional information can be obtained from the above-mentioned address

one.4) Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

one.5) Main activity

Health


Section two: Object

two.1) Scope of the procurement

two.1.1) Title

NECS388 Family Support Service for Children and Young People with a Neurodevelopmental Need for and on behalf of NHS Tees Valley CCG and the 5 Tees Valley Local Authorities

Reference number

NECS388

two.1.2) Main CPV code
  • 85000000 - Health and social work services
two.1.3) Type of contract

Services

two.1.4) Short description

North of England Commissioning Support (NECS) are working for and on behalf of NHS Tees Valley Clinical Commissioning Group (the CCG), Hartlepool Borough Council, Darlington Borough Council, Middlesbrough Council, Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council and Stockton on Tees Borough Council (the 5 Tees Valley Local Authorities) who are conducting a Request For Information (RFI) exercise to engage with the market and obtain input on the draft service model in respect of NECS388 Family Support Service for Children and Young People with a Neurodevelopmental Need.

The Contracting Authorities are interested to hear from providers who could deliver a Family Support Service for Children and Young People with a Neurodevelopmental Need in either all or part of the Tees Valley geographical area.

To register an interest in responding to this market engagement exercise and obtain a copy of the Request for Information documentation please go to the Intend portal: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nhsnecsu/aspx/home (NECS388).

North of England Commissioning Support (NECS) is utilising an electronic tendering tool (In-Tend) (e-Tendering system) to manage this market engagement exercise and communicate with potential bidders in accordance with Regulation 22 of the Public Contract Regulations 2015(as amended)

It is free to register on In-Tend, which can be accessed at any time of day providing you have a working internet connection. Should you have any queries, or you are having problems registering please contact the In-Tend helpdesk

via: support@in-tend.com or call us on 0845 557 8079 / +44 (0) 114 407 0065.

The helpdesk is open Monday - Friday between 9 a.m.-5.30 p.m.

Please note that the deadline for RFI responses is 12 noon on Friday 12 March 2021.

A market engagement event is also being held which will take the form of individual 1-1 type appointments only on a 30 minute basis to allow interested parties the time to share and discuss their views on the model and has been arranged as follows:

Monday 15th March 2021 and Tuesday 16th March 2021

(Attendance for either the 15th March or 16th March)

Opportunity for individual 1-1 appointments with the Commissioners from:

09.30am-1:00pm and 2.00pm--5.00pm

These will be held online via MS Teams

Please note based on the timings - 30minute slots will be strictly managed

Please register your interest in attending the market engagement event by sending a message on the Intend portal.

Please note that all communications and RFI submissions will be conducted via the Intend portal only.

Please note that this exercise is not part of any pre-qualification process. It is intended as an awareness, communication and information gathering exercise offering an opportunity for provider organisations to help inform potential future service models and/or commissioning intentions.

Please note that the RFI documents can be accessed via the Intend portal from Tuesday 02 March 2021.

two.1.5) Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: £576,000

two.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

two.2) Description

two.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
  • 85000000 - Health and social work services
two.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS codes

UKC - North East (England)

two.2.4) Description of the procurement

Healthcare Services procurement

two.2.7) Duration of the contract, frame agreement or dynamic purchasing system
This contract is subject to renewal

No

two.2.10) Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: No

two.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

two.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice

18 May 2021


Section four. Procedure

four.1) Description

four.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No