Decision details

Accommodation Related Support Services Approval to Tender

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Seeking approval to go out to tender for the redesigned Supporting Independence Services - formerly Housing Related Support (HRS)


That Cabinet:


1.     Approves proceeding with the proposals to re-structure Housing Related Support (HRS) services to support delivery of the Medium-Term Financial Strategy (MTFS) savings 2025 – 2026; endorsing the recommendations on the service redesign outlined in section 5 of the report.


2.     Authorises the commencement of procurement activity to implement the proposals and delegates to the Executive Directors for Children and Young People and Social Care and Health (in consultation with the Portfolio Holders for Children and Families and Social Care and Health) the implementation of the proposals, including the de-commissioning of existing Housing Related Support services and the subsequent award of the redesigned Accommodation Related Support contracts and entering into of agreements required to implement this decision on terms and conditions acceptable to the Executive Director of Resources


Report author: Rachael Boswell

Publication date: 15/12/2023

Date of decision: 14/12/2023

Decided at meeting: 14/12/2023 - Cabinet

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