Issue - decisions

OD/18/06 Rough Sleeping Grant Fund

03/07/2018 - OD/18/06 Rough Sleeping Grant Fund

The new award includes an extension to the Street Outreach Project undertaken by the Ipswich Housing Action Group.

 

Two Drug and Alcohol Outreach workers to be commissioned by Public Health.

 

Accommodation provided by the Anglia Care Trust.

 

The extension of the Ipswich Winter Night Shelter by two months.

 

Extended opening of the Chapman Centre to include weekends

 

Two workers to provide support to individuals resident in hostels this service can be let by getting expressions of interest.

 

Alternative options considered and why rejected

The services could have been put out to tender but this was not feasible considering the tight timescale the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government have put on spending their grant.