Issue details

Approval of the Strategic Procurement Plan for Integrated Therapies Service and associated contract extensions

To seek approval  for the procurement of an Integrated Therapies Service, to include Occupational Therapy (OT) and Speech and Language Therapy (SALT)  and to extend the current contracts with Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust for SALT and OT services for children and young people in Bracknell Forest to allow for the procurement to be undertaken. Approval is sought to extend the contracts for one year initially with the option to extend for up to a further one year’.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/07/2023

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The supporting papers are commercially sensitive

Decision due: 19 Sep 2023 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Children, Young People and Learning

Lead director: Executive Director: People

Department: People

Contact: Grainne Siggins, Executive Director People Email:, Thom Wilson, Assistant Director: Commissioning Email: Tel: 01344 354142, Chris Kiernan, Interim Assistant Director: Education & Learning Email:

Consultation process




Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director: People

Financial Impact: An inflationary uplift will be applied to the annual contract costs


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