Issue details

Lyons Gardens (Hereward Care Services Ltd) 12-month contract – KEY/16MAR20/02

The Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health and Public Health


1.    authorised the award of a 12-month contract to Hereward Care Services Ltd to run from 1 May 2020 to 30 April 2021 for the contract sum of £787,456.56 in consultation with the Executive Director of Adult Social Services (“DASS”) and the Executive Director of Strategic Resources with an option to extend for a further 12 months subject to funding approval from both parties.


2.    authorised the Council to enter into a Section 75 agreement with the Peterborough & Cambridgeshire Clinical Commissioning Group to fund up to 50% of the contract sum for a 12 month contract (and option to extend for a further 12 months) recommended in paragraph 1 above.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The attached appendix is NOT FOR PUBLICATION in accordance with paragraph (s) 5 of Schedule 12A of Part 1 of the Local Government Act 1972 in that it contains information in respect of which a claim to legal professional privilege could be maintained in legal proceedings. The public interest test has been applied to the information contained within the exempt annex and it is considered that the need to retain the information as exempt outweighs the public interest in disclosing it so as to safeguard client and legal confidential communications.

Decision due: Not before 7th May 2020 by Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health & Public Health

Lead member: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health & Public Health

Lead director: Executive Director People Services PCC & CCC

Department: People Services

Contact: Cris Green Cris Green, Commissioner for Learning Disabilities & Autism, 07932612266419, Email: Email:

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders

Relevant meetings between the CCG, Commissioners and Operational colleagues continue to occur to look at reshaping the future of the service.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Adults and Communities Scrutiny Committee