Decision details

Request to extend contract for a 6-month period with SCOPE in Leeds for the delivery of an inclusion support service

Reference: D57299

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Children & Families approved the decision to extend the contract with the current provider of Universal short breaks service, SCOPE. The extension period is from 01/04/2024 to 30/09/2024. This is 6 months extension out of the 1st of the 2 x 12 month extension and there will be further 1 x 6-months and 1 x 12-month extension periods remaining from 01/10/2024 to 31/03/2026. The value of the contract for the 6 months period is £112,050. Should all extensions be utilised the overall contract value will be £921,300 as the original contract value was £249,000 for the first year (01/04/22-31/03/2023), then reduced by £24,900 from 01/04/2023 (reduced annual value £224,100).

Contact: Santi Franceschino, Commissioning Manager 0113 336 8641 Email:

Publication date: 21/03/2024

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