Tower Hamlets Opportunity

Tower Hamlets Opportunity

We have identified an opportunity tendered by the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. This opportunity is perfectly suited to healthcare providers based in London with experience of providing programmes of day activities for adults with learning disabilities and with complex healthcare needs. The deadline here is the 17th January 2020.

A bidders’ event is being held on the 26th November 2019 (11:00), although attendance is not mandatory and will not affect your submission. The opportunity is divided into 4 Lots and bidders are invited to bid for any or all of these. The total value of the opportunity is £11,800,000 and a breakdown of this across the Lots is provided below.

Lot 1 focuses on providing a programme of activities for adults with learning disabilities. These activities require people to participate in by themselves or in a group and need to be delivered at a range of locations. Indoor and outdoor activities must be included, with the aim of developing individual’s cognition, life skills, employability, physical health, mental health and social skills.

Lot 1 Value:  £8,000,000 Weighting: Quality 60% / Price 40% Duration in months: 48

Lot 2 has a similar aim although more focus is placed on the support to enable people with learning disabilities to partake in mainstream community activities. Again these need to be delivered at a range of locations but will require the provider to work with the mainstream community activity providers to develop the best support.

Lot 2 Value: £1,000,000 Weighting: Quality 60% / Price 40% Duration in months: 48

The focus of Lot 3 is on the provision of single activities and clubs which includes peer-led activities. These activities would be on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis.

Lot 3 Value: £200,000 Weighting: Quality 60% / Price 40% Duration in months: 48

The focus of Lot 4 is to provide day centre support for those with learning disabilities but also autism and complex needs. The provider will need to develop a structured, flexible programme of centre-based individual and group activities. The aim of these will be to develop their skills and support their participation in the community.

Lot 4 Value: £2,600,000 Weighting: Quality 60% / Price 40% Duration in months: 48

If you are a London-based healthcare provider and believe you have the experience and capacity to deliver one or any of these services, we have provided a link to the opportunity here. If you need support with any part of your submission, please contact our team of expert bid writers.