Published date: 15 January 2019

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing date: 15 March 2019

Contract summary


  • Community health services - 85323000

  • Other community, social and personal services - 98000000

Location of contract

South East

Value of contract

£84,000 to £84,000

Published date

15 January 2019

Closing date

15 March 2019

Contract start date

20 May 2019

Contract end date

19 May 2022

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



The aim of the Home from Hospital service is to provide short term support, of up to 3 visits and follow up telephone check calls if required, for a maximum period of 2 weeks.
This would comprise of social and practical help to those vulnerable people who feel they may need additional assistance following discharge from hospital - in particular those who may have limited support in their local community.
The service is not intended to provide long term or on-going support or to replace any statutory service to which the individual may be entitled. Nor is it intended to offer help with any personal tasks or to administer medication or change dressings. If the need for such services is identified, the co-ordinator will, with the individual's agreement, make an appropriate referral.

About the buyer

Contact name

Natasha Jones


Civic Offices
Shute End
RG40 1BN


+44 1189746124


How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.

Closing date: 15 March 2019