Issue details

Proposal to extend the existing Telecare contract with the current provider to 31 August 2023

The existing contract with Welbeing, who provides telecare services in behalf of East Sussex County Council allows for a two-year extension up to 31 August 2023.

We are seeking approval to utilise the full duration of this extension to allow time for a full review of the telecare offer in East Sussex and explore the opportunities that have arisen from recent technological advances.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/07/2021

Decision due: 16 Aug 2021 by Lead Member for Adult Social Care and Health

Lead member: Lead Member for Adult Social Care and Health

Lead director: Director of Adult Social Care and Health

Contact: Sam Tearle, Head of Strategic Commissioning (Housing and Support Solutions) Email:


No consultation has been undertaken and there will be no impact on any Local Member’s ward.


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