The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) is seeking a national provider (the Supplier) to provide delivery advice and support for approximately 15 local areas. The Supplier will also promote national practice and networking for the government’s programme Changing Futures: changing systems to improve support for adults experiencing multiple disadvantage.

The Supplier will provide delivery and capacity building support through expert training and advice to pilot areas on:

• local partnership;

• system thinking and system change;

• lived experience involvement;

• and effective service delivery and commissioning for the multiple disadvantage group.

The Supplier will help to support local areas to deliver in line with the core principles of the programme. The Supplier will work with areas to implement delivery plans, providing supportive challenge to meet the ambitions of the programme.

The Supplier will help promote and share learning from the Changing Futures programme beyond the participating areas.

The contract will initially cover two years of delivery (2021/2 & 2022/3) with the option of a possible extension for another year – subject to approval and future funding.