Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) wishes to work with Service Users and Providers to create an additional arrangement for providers of home care services countrywide to sit alongside the current Personal Support and Care Services Framework. The Indicative tender is for additional requirements to provide additional home care capacity within Northamptonshire. It is envisaged that the additional providers will be engaged to deliver home care support where the existing group of Framework providers have insufficient capacity to deliver services on time and maximise the available capacity under the current Framework. It is envisaged that the term of the additional arrangement will be until 31st March 2017 concurrently with Framework. Note: Please ignore the Contract Start and End Dates displayed for this opportunity. The actual Contract Start date is 03rd August 2015 and envisaged end date of 31st March 2017.