Issue details

Harm Reduction, Treatment and Prevention Procurement Strategy

The council plans to recommission its substance misuse services for adults and integrated substance misuse and sexual health wellbeing services for young people. The current contracts give provision for core drug and alcohol services, peer support and young people’s health and wellbeing services covering substance misuse and psychosexual support.

This report seeks approval of the Procurement Strategy which sets out the intention to tender the delivery of a more efficient and high-quality substance misuse services through:

• an adults’ substance misuse service
• an integrated young peoples’ sexual health and substance misuse service

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure/Income - Revenue between £500,000 and £5m and Capital between £1.5m and £5m;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 13/05/2021

Report access: Open;

Report Type: Key Decision;

Decision due: 6 Dec 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Health and Adult Social Care

Lead director: Strategic Director of Social Care

Department: Social Care Department

Contact: Julia Woodman Email:, Joanna Mccormick Email: Tel: 0741207694.

What is the total value of the decision?: Yes


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