Scotland Excel

26 Sep 2019

National Care & Support Services framework advertised on PCS

A national, flexible framework for care at home and supported living services will be advertised on PCS tomorrow afternoon.

Carer with supported person

A national, flexible framework for the provision of care at home and supported living services, collectively known as care and support services, will be advertised on the national tender portal, Public Contracts Scotland from tomorrow afternoon, Friday, 27th September.  

The framework has been developed in a manner that supports the Health and Social Care Standards and aims to promote collaboration between councils and providers in placing people at the heart of service design and delivery.

All 32 of Scotland’s local authorities will be able to access the framework and 22 have provided early indication they may use the framework throughout its lifetime. You can find details of those councils in a previous news story.