Summary

There are over 200 different community care and health services in B&NES provided by over 60 different organisations.

A procurement process began in February 2016 to identify a single organisation or consortium to be responsible for coordinating these services from April 2017.

A team of volunteer Community Champions is working with the CCG and the Council to decided who should get the contract, worth almost £70 million a year.

your care, your way is an ambitious two year project to review, design and deliver integrated community services in partnership with local people.

Community services are health and care services that are delivered in a person’s home or in a nearby local care setting. In Bath and North East Somerset, the CCG and the Council commission over 200 different community services from more than 60 different providers.

If you have recently given birth, require ongoing care and support at home or have a long-term health condition then you will be receiving support from one or more community services.

Visit www.yourcareyourway.org for more info.