Government Contract | California

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000452560


Agency Bid No. Title: 952-5411

Received Date: 01/06/2016

Close Date: 02/04/2016

Purchase Type: July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2019

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 01/13/2016 10:00 AM, Questions Due By 01/19/2016 10:00 AM


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The County of Fresno on behalf of the Department of Behavioral Health (DBH) is requesting proposals from qualified vendors to provide the following: Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) funded Consumer/Family Advocacy services including advocacy, support, and other services to consumers and families receiving or in need of mental health services; and to act as liaison between the consumers, family members, other support systems and the Countys professional staff and other community groups/organizations. These services will also include: engaging community leaders, consumers, and family members to further develop and promote culturally and linguistically appropriate services and continuing the transformation of the mental health system to better meet the needs of consumers/families and the community. Further details of the vendor requirements are listed in the Scope of Work section of this Request for Proposal (RFP). This contract is effective July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2019, with 2 additional 12-month terms (July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020 and July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021) subject to funding availability, satisfactory performance, and service needs. Target populations for this RFP include unserved and underserved children/youth, transitional age youth, adults, and older adults and their families residing in rural and metropolitan areas of Fresno County who are experiencing a first break in mental illness. The County may award MHSA funds (approximately $113,568 for FY 2016/17) to more than one agency, each agency requesting a portion of the funds to provide services to one or more of the target populations. Current funding allocations shall provide for approximately 60% family support and 40% outreach, education and advocacy services. Examples of how funds may be awarded: A. Full Award - agency to serve all target populations identified as linguistically and culturally diverse, unserved and underserved.

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Product Codes: 95262, 95200

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: County of Fresno

State: California

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: County of Fresno Purchasing, 4525 E. Hamilton Avenue, 2nd Floor, Fresno, California, 93702



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