Published date: 18 August 2021

Closed early engagement

Closing date: 3 September 2021

Contract summary


  • Research services - 73110000

  • Social research services - 79315000

Location of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

18 August 2021

Closing date

3 September 2021

Contract type

Service contract

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Please note this is not a call for competition, this is a Pre Market Engagement notice for a Department of Health and Social Care requirement
This event is to inform the market about an upcoming Tender for Culturally Appropriate Advocacy Pilots.
Culturally appropriate advocacy pilots (9 pilots)
This will involve the delivery of three models of culturally appropriate advocacy across nine pilots in England:
• Model A - community in-reach model in areas with high or moderately high BAME detention rates
• Model B - inpatient model in areas with high BAME detention rates
• Model C - inpatient model in areas with low BAME detention rates
We would like to invite prospective bidders to attend a pre-market engagement session on Monday 6th September 2021 11:00 - 12:30 via MS Teams.
The agenda is as follows:
• Introductions
• Overview of the requirement,
• Proposed Award Strategy and Procurement Overview,
• Discussion / Q&A. This is potential providers opportunity to ask any questions relating to this requirement.
Note that the route to market will be the Open Procedure.
A pre-market engagement session will be held on Monday 6th September 2021 11:00 - 12:30 via MS Teams. This will provide an opportunity for potential providers to find out more about the aims of the procurement and the process. Providers wishing to attend need to register their interest by Friday 3rd September 2021 at 14:00. stating their name, company and email.
To obtain further information and register your interest to attend please follow these steps:
1. Log in or Register through the supplier portal at
2. Locate the opportunity using 'My Proposals and Quotes' or in 'Find Opportunities'
'Culturally Appropriate Advocacy Pilots' Ref C43314
3. Click Register Interest
4. Send a message via the messaging portal within the Pre Procurement Project stating attendee name, company and email.
The MS Teams link will be issued via Atamis to the contact details given in point 4 above

Further Documentation is available once you have registered your interest within Atamis.

About the buyer

Contact name

Callie Barry


Quarry House