City of Wolverhampton Council

Tender – Prevention of Violence Against Women and Girls

 

The Safer Wolverhampton Partnership is working toward these major strategic aims: preventing violence, reducing victimisation and reducing re-offending. The City of Wolverhampton Council is seeking tender bids for the delivery of this service over a 12 month contract period, from a suitably qualified and experienced provider.

 

Region(s) of supply: Walsall and Wolverhampton

Estimated value: £155,000.00

 

This contract will deliver objectives against the first two strategic aims of preventing violence and reducing victimisation by:

 

  • Delivering prevention campaigns to raise awareness of all forms of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) across the commissioned period. To include: Domestic Abuse (DA), Honour Based Violence (HBV), Sexual Violence (SV), Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), and Forced Marriage (FM).

 

  • Challenging cultural acceptance of violence where this exists.

 

  • Holding perpetrators of domestic abuse to account for their behaviour.

 

  • Integrating Multi Agency Referral Assessment Conference (MARAC) Coordination services with the Multi-Agency information Sharing Hub (MASH).

 

  • Complementing mainstream services, including but not limited to, Strengthening Families Hubs.

 

  • Working to reduce the number of victims of VAWG and associated crimes.

 

  • Provide support through the provision of Independent Domestic Violence Advisor services – and to deliver case management support for victims at high risk of serious harm and homicide.

 

  • Coordination of Wolverhampton MARAC to safeguard those who are vulnerable, and to reduce repeat victimisation and maximise joint working.

 

  • Working to an agreed information sharing protocol to provide information and intelligence securely to all involved partners.

 

  • Contribute to a coordinated partnership approach.

 

  • Increase the identification, risk assessment and referral of victims for support from across sectors.

 

For further information, please visit: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert/Index?advertId=24986e36-0bdc-e611-80da-005056b64545

 

The closing date for submission of tenders is 12pm on 20th February 2016.

 

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