197 – Integrated Advocacy Services
Wigan Council is seeking dynamic partners to deliver statutory and non-statutory advocacy services across the Wigan Borough. The providers must be able to demonstrate innovative practice and be creative in their approach to delivering a wide variety of services. The providers will work collaboratively with partners who specialise in delivering specific areas of advocacy including Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA), Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA), Relevant Persons Representative (RPR), Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS), Care Act and General Advocacy.
The specific areas of advocacy have been divided into the following Lots:
LOT 1 Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA), Independent Mental
Health Advocacy (IMHA), Mental Health Advocate and Relevant
Persons Representative (RPR).
LOT 2 Care Act Advocacy.
LOT 3 Children's Advocacy.
7th Jun 2021 / 6th Jun 2026