|Expression of Interest closing date||20170525|
Opportunity Id: DN261019
Title: Discretionary Welfare Assistance Scheme
Categories: 160000 – Domestic Goods; 210000 – Furniture & Soft Furnishings; 410000 – Social Community Care Supplies & Services
Contract for the supply of equipment and furniture to Discretionary Welfare Assistance Scheme Note to Tenderer: You are advised to read this Document carefully before signing and returning your Tender.
The Discretionary Welfare Assistance Scheme provides support to vulnerable residents who require help to establish or maintain a home independently in the community by providing goods in kind. The Council provides furniture, new (or refurbished) and new electrical items to assist people who meet a qualifying criteria.
The Council, is seeking to select a supplier who, on a call off basis, can deliver and, where appropriate, install a range of furniture and white goods in resident’s homes within the borough of St Helens.
Typical orders will consist of one or more of the following items: • bed and bedding; • the supply and installation of electric items (White Goods): o fridge or fridge freezer; o washing machine; o electric cooker (occasionally gas).
The Contract for the supply of equipment and furniture to Discretionary Welfare Assistance Scheme is for the duration of 12 months.
There will be an option to extend for a further two one year periods (1+1)
ALL SUBMISSION ARE TO BE VIA THE CHEST PORTAL BY NO LATER THAN 16:00 HRS ON THURSDAY 25TH MAY 2017 ALL CLARIFICATION QUESTIONS TO BE RAISED VIA THE MESSAGING SECTION ON THE PORTAL BY NO LATER THAN THURSDAY 18TH MAY 2017.