Decision details

Targeted Short Breaks Commissioning Plan

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider recommendation to agree annual spend as set out in the report and for the award of a contract for the provision of short breaks.


That Cabinet:


1.    Approved the procurement of a range of targeted short breaks outlined in the full Commissioning Plan (App A) totalling £555,000 per annum. The proposed length of the contract is 3 years with the option to extend for up to a further 2 years.


2.    Delegated authority to award the contract to the Executive Director - Adults Children and Education in consultation with the Executive member for Women, Children and Families (Young People)

Report author: Bridget Aherne

Publication date: 02/10/2018

Date of decision: 02/10/2018

Decided at meeting: 02/10/2018 - Cabinet

Effective from: 10/10/2018

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