To seek approval to conduct a competitive
procurement process for the purpose of awarding a contract for the
provision of a mental wellbeing helpline for adults, which will
incorporate support for self-harm.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/08/2022
Decision due: 21 Sep 2022 by Cabinet
Lead member: Cabinet Member - Public Health and Communities
Commissioning of additional mental health services for adults, and children and young people during the Covid-19 outbreak, Individual Cabinet Member Decision Report, dated 24th April 2020.https://glostext.gloucestershire.gov.uk/ieDecisionDetails.aspx?ID=1473
Commissioning of additional mental health services for adults, and children and young people during the Covid-19 outbreak, Executive Officer Decision Report, dated 18th May 2020.https://glostext.gloucestershire.gov.uk/ieDecisionDetails.aspx?ID=1480
Interim recommissioning plans for early intervention mental health services for adults, and children and young people, Officer Decision Paper, dated 10th December 2021 (re-signed 15th February 2022 following an amendment to the resource implications).
Contract Award for the provision of early intervention, open access mental health support for adults aged 18 plus, Executive Officer Decision, dated 13th April 2022.
Continuation of the Section 76 funding arrangement for the TIC+Chat mental health helpline for young people aged 9-21 years, Executive Officer Decision Report, dated 14th April 2022.
Consultation in respect of plans to commission early intervention mental health services (including a Self-Harm Helpline) for over 18s, Individual Cabinet Member decision, dated 16th May 2022.