Issue details

Extension of existing contracts for Gloucestershire Adult and Young Carers Support

To seek Cabinet approval to exercise a 2-year extension option commencing 1st April 2024 under:


(a) the council’s contract with PeoplePlus Limited for the provision of support for Adult Carers and


(b) the council’s contract with Gloucestershire Young Carers for the provision of support for Children and Young Adult Carers,


These services are jointly funded and commissioned by Gloucestershire County Council and Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board for Adult Carers and Young Carers.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/05/2023

Decision due: 21 Jun 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Carole Allaway-Martin, Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care Commissioning, Cllr Stephen Davies, Cabinet Member for Children’s SafeGuarding and Early Years, Cllr Stephan Fifield, Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care Delivery


Agenda items

Background papers

  • Cabinet Decision (18/07/2018):  
  • Officer Decision (28/11/2018):  
  • The Carers Action Plan 2018 – 2020  
  • • The Young Carers (Needs Assessments) Regulations 2015  
  • The Care Act 2014  
  • NHS Long Term Plan