The advice service will provide free, independent, impartial advice and support within a culture of equality and diversity. The provision of a local, community focused advice service will ensure residents are able to access the advice and support they need at the right time. The advice will be efficient and effective in preventing and reducing the problems faced by residents. The service is expected to provide advice and support across a wide range of areas, including (but not limited to):
• Housing and Tenancy issues (including tenancy rights, threats of illegal eviction, rent and mortgage arrears)
• Welfare Benefit
• Finance and Debt
• Employment Law
• Family Law
• Generalist advice
The Council will be commissioning this service in Summer 19 and by clicking on this link you will be automatically notified when the tender goes live. You will in turn be able to see the tender documents when released so you can review them in full.
Full details of the tender process will be included within the documents when released and further information can be found about the Community Fund by visiting commissioning the community fund
The deadline for submission is 12 noon on 1 October 2019
Estimated contract start date is 1 April 2020
Click HERE to register your Interest.