Decision details

To directly award Hereford Voluntary Organisations Support Services (HVOSS) with a two year contract to provide a strategic partnership role with the third sector to support with the recovery of Covid-19 and continue the development of Talk Community

Decision Maker: Director of adults and communities

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Throughout the covid-19 urgent response HVOSS (Herefordshire Voluntary Organisations Support Service) has provided a partnership role with the council enabling key relationships with the voluntary and community sector which has supported maximising the opportunities within communities. The recovery phase is being planned at pace and the council wishes to continue to work with the voluntary and community sector to provide an ongoing mechanism of locally based support and therefore sector based capacity is required to provide co-ordination and development.

Contact: Stephen Vickers, Director for adults and communities Email:

Publication date: 29/07/2020

Date of decision: 29/07/2020

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