• How do I access safeguarding training?

    Devon safeguarding adults board currently provide fully funded level 2 and 3 safeguarding adults, mental capacity act and deprivation of liberties training. For further information visit: https://www.devon.gov.uk/devonsafeguardinglearning For information on the safeguarding board  please visit: https://www.devon.gov.uk/devonsafeguarding For further assistance or … Continue reading

  • What is outcomes based commissioning?

    Although the council has plans to develop ‘outcome based commissioning’ and ‘independent service fund’ arrangements in the future, the Supporting Independence contract remains ‘time and activity’ based. The council’s plans to develop ‘outcome based commissioning’ arrangements are being taken forward … Continue reading

  • What is the contract replacing?

    The contract is for ‘new care plan business’ only – until and unless anything different is agreed with each provider. The Supporting Independence Framework contract will encompass a number of types of support previously commissioned under separate arrangements, which include: … Continue reading

  • How does the contract work?

    There are two Lots to the contract: Lot 1 is for Group Based Care and Support. Lot 2 is for Individualised Care and Support. Lot 1 (Group Based Care & Support): Providers will be invited to submit price and quality … Continue reading