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Investment in a Direct Payment Support Service

To externally commission a Direct Payment Support Service for people using Direct Payments to receive dedicated advice and support to set up their Direct Payment appropriately and employ their Personal Assistants.

 

The investment is an interim 2-year contract with option to extend, while options for longer-term Direct Payment support solutions are explored. £170k per annum. £340k

 

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/09/2021

Scrutiny Committee: Healthier Communities and Adult Social Care Scrutiny Committee;

Decision due: Not before 22 Oct 2021 by Executive Member for Health and Social Care

Lead member: Executive Member for Health and Social Care

Lead director: Executive Director, People Services

Department: People Services

Contact: Mary Gardner, Strategic Commissioning Manager Email: mary.gardner@sheffield.gov.uk.

Date agenda documents available: 14/10/21

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