West Sussex Supported Living Framework
Estimated Value – £365m
Deadline – 19/04/2021

Care Tenders

West Sussex Supported Living Framework 2021

The Framework Agreement for Supported Living and Family Support Services for Adults with Learning Disabilities and Disabled Children and Young People in West Sussex (SLFSSF) is due to expire on 31st July 2021. The Council is establishing a New Supported Living Framework to commence 1st August 2021. The New Supported Living Framework is inclusive of the provision of Personal Support for young people (16+) and adults. This approach will promote effective transition from children to adult’s services and positive outcomes for people as they move into adulthood. It also promotes a more integrated approach to market engagement and development across the Council’s services and best use of resources. Full details of the requirements can be found in the tender pack.

Lot 1 – Outreach Support Services

• Lifelong disability and autism (LLS)• Mental Health (MH)• Live In Care for LLS & MH Care & support provided to a Customer who lives in their own, or a family member’s home. This includes working with Customers towards a reduction of care & support leading to independent living, tenancy sustainability support, and support managing basic everyday living task

Value excluding VAT: £82,500,000

Lot 2 – Lifelong Disability/Mental Health Accommodation Based Service

• Lifelong disability and autism (LLS)• Mental Health (MH)• High need schemes: 24-hour support, 7 days per week, 365 days per year• Medium need schemes: Daily support provided 365 days per year. Night support in place through shared waking night or sleep in.• Low needs schemes: Support is not provided each day. On call arrangements in place for night support.

Value excluding VAT: £248,000,000

Lot 3 – Intensive and Specialist Accommodation-Based Service

• Lifelong disability and autism (LLS)• Mental Health (MH)• High need schemes: 24-hour support, 7 days per week, 365 days per year• Exceptionally specialist schemes for customers with complex needs that require additional staff expertise and an environment to meet needs.

Value excluding VAT: £30,000,000

Time limit for receipt of projects or requests to participate

19 April 2021

Local time


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