Government Contract | Maryland
Employment and Training

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000505212

Bid Title: Employment and Training

Agency Bid No. Title: MDN0031025354

Received Date: 03/09/2016

Close Date: 04/15/2016

Purchase Type: July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference 03/15/2016 11:00 AM


Specifications include, but are not limited to:During the first years of welfare reform, PGCDSS focused much of its efforts on transitioning Temporary CashAssistance (TCA) customers to independence and has successfully reduced the TCA caseload. While thisprogress is notable, it is also important to ensure this trend continues so our newly independent workforcereceives the ongoing support and training necessary to ensure continued growth and economic success.PGCDSS seeks experienced and qualified entities to provide employment-related services to targetpopulations, specifically Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA) applicants and recipients, Transitioning FosterYouth, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients, and Non-Custodial Parents. Additionalpopulations needing similar services may be added at the discretion of PGCDSS. TCA is a federal/stateprogram for eligible children and their parents or other caretaker relatives that provides time-limited cashassistance to meet a short-term need or crisis. SNAP/Food Supplement provides monthly benefits to eligiblehouseholds to purchase food items. In order to receive benefits, some TCA and Food Supplement recipientsare required to be working towards employment and self-sufficiency. PGCDSS also provides similaremployment services to non-custodial parents (NPEP Non-custodial Employment Program) referred by thePrince Georges County Office of Child Support Enforcement (PGCOCSE).Overall program goals include, but are not limited to: Assisting families to become independent through work, work experience and apprenticeship personaland family responsibility, and community involvement; Providing a seamless support system for individuals and families striving to achieve their full economicpotential; Full engagement of all mandatory customers in countable work activities; Long-term job retention; career progression Development of viable work opportunities for individuals with multiple barriers to employment

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Product Codes: 95290, 95260, 95239

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Maryland - Department of Human Resources

State: Maryland

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Lanisha New

Phone: 301-909-7050




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