UK-Chatham: Social work and related services.

UK-Chatham: Social work and related services.

Section I: Contracting Authority
Title: UK-Chatham: Social work and related services.
I.1)Name, Addresses And Contact Point(s)
Medway Council
Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, ME4 4TR, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1634337402, Fax. +44 1634331720, Email:, URL:
Contact: Phyllis Thompson

I.2)Type Of Purchasing Body
Contracting authority

Section II: Object Of The Contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority/entity: Housing Related Support – Accommodation and Floating Support for Domestic Abuse
II.1.2)Short description of the contract or purchase:
Social work and related services. Social services. Community action programme. Accommodation services. Domestic Abuse Accommodation and Floating Support commissioned by Medway Council

Medway’s vision for Housing Support is to improve the quality of life of vulnerable socially excluded people living in the borough through the delivery of preventative housing support services and to make Medway a place where people are able to achieve their potential for independent living.

Housing Support for vulnerable people in Medway has 3 identified overarching aims. These are:

Delivering independence and preventing homelessness: this is through providing housing support in supported housing, or through floating support, giving people the opportunity to stabilise their lives and move on.

Creating opportunities: this is through offering vulnerable and socially excluded people the chance to improve their quality of life and increase their independence.

Providing effectively managed services and value for money: This is through delivering high quality, strategically required services that are well managed, cost effective, work well with other support and care services and put service users at the heart of service delivery.

II.1.3)Common procurement vocabulary:
85300000 - Social work and related services.

85320000 - Social services.

85322000 - Community action programme.

98341000 - Accommodation services.

Section IV: Procedure
IV.1) Type of Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure (as stated in the original notice): Open
IV.2)Administrative Information
IV.2.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority/entity: 13/PE/0233
IV.2.2)Notice reference for electronically submitted notice
Original Notice sent via: OJS eSender

Notice Reference: 2013 - 109420
IV.2.3)Notice to which this publication refers: Not Provided
IV.2.4)Date of dispatch of the original Notice: 13/06/2013

Section VI: Complementary Information
1: Complementary Information
VI.1)This notice involves: Incomplete Procedure

VI.2)Information on incomplete awarding procedure
The awarding procedure has been discontinued.

VI.4)Other additional information:
The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.
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VI.5)Date of dispatch: 07/08/2013