Issue - decisions
Alcohol and Illicit Drug Treatment Service Re-commissioning
Resolved: That the Executive agree to:
(i) Authorise officers within City of York Council to approach the market to inform the commissioning and procurement of an alcohol and illicit drug misuse service for adults from July 2017.
(ii) Authorise the Director of Public Health to accept the highest scoring tender, in accordance with evaluation criteria and award a contract.
(iii) Support the direction of travel for young people’s substance misuse services and the integration of substance misuse for children and young people into the wider offer for children, young people and families being developed as part of the new delivery model for early intervention and prevention in York.
Reason: To enable substance misuse treatment and recovery services to be available to York residents that are value for money and responsive to local need.