Issue details

Procurement of the contract for the provision of post-diagnostic community autism support

To seek approval to conduct a competitive tender process and the award of contract for the delivery of the Community Autism Support and Advice (CASA) Service

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 19/06/2023

Decision due: 19 Jul 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Carole Allaway-Martin, Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care Commissioning

Contact: Professor Sarah Scott, Executive Director of Adult Social Care and Public Health Email:


Agenda items

Background papers

  • Gloucestershire’s All-Age Autism Strategy 2018 – 2021  
  • Autism support | Think Autism  
  • National Disability Strategy 2021  
  • National Strategy for autistic children, young people and adults: 2021 to 2026.  
  • #YourVoiceMatters – Learning Disability & Autism Strategic Needs Analysis  
  • Procurement of contracts for the provision of Mental Health and Wellbeing Services