Published date: 1 December 2021

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: 4 January 2022, 9am

Contract summary

Industry

  • Telephones for hearing-impaired - 32552160

  • Hearing aids - 33185000

  • Community health services - 85323000

    • Other community, social and personal services - 98000000

Location of contract

England

Value of contract

£250,000

Procurement reference

CHEAST001-DN570323-77156772

Published date

1 December 2021

Closing date

4 January 2022

Closing time

9am

Contract start date

1 April 2022

Contract end date

31 March 2025

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Yes


Description

This service will deliver an early help support service for residents of all ages with hearing impairments in Cheshire East. This will be delivered within the Borough of Cheshire East and will provide support for children, young people and adults with hearing impairments to include those who are:

• D/deaf ('D' in deaf indicates people who are deaf from birth or early childhood and commonly use British Sign Language as their first language)
• have an acquired hearing loss
• deafblind - sometimes known as a dual sensory impairment - people with a significant combination of hearing and sight loss and where specific additional needs for support are identified.

This service is being commissioned by Cheshire East Council. This is in partnership with the following organisations:
- Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group
- East Cheshire NHS Trust
- Mid-Cheshire NHS Trust
- GP Practices (within Cheshire East)
These organisations are also important stakeholders in the Integrated Care Partnership.


About the buyer

Contact name

Lydia Russell

Address

Westfields
Middlewich Road
Sandbach
CW11 1HZ
United Kingdom

Telephone

+44 1270686440

Email

lydia.russell@cheshireeast.gov.uk

Website

http://www.cheshireeast.gov.uk/