Government Contract | Minnesota
Provide Out-of-Home Crisis Respite Services for Adults and Children with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (I/DD)

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000550884

Bid Title: Provide Out-of-Home Crisis Respite Services for Adults and Children with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (I/DD)

Agency Bid No. Title: Not Stated

Received Date: 04/25/2016

Close Date: 05/26/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 05/11/2016 10:00 AM, Questions Due By 04/29/2016 04:00 PM


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The intent of this RFP is to increase the network of out-of-home crisis respite providers to successfully serve adults and/or children with I/DD who are (a) on the DD Waiver, or (b) eligible for the DD Waiver and need to access this service to mitigate a crisis (crisis-only respite) by increasing the number of licensed facilities to provide these services. Out-of-home crisis respite provides an appropriate level of service for persons experiencing elevated or specific behavioral support needs beyond what their current support system can provide. The goal is to stabilize the person, reduce the level of intensive behavioral support needed, and return the person back to more integrated services and supports. The State is seeking to award new community residential setting licensed capacity for providers experienced and skilled in serving people in need of out-of-home crisis respite. Respondents must be entities or people that currently hold or intend to obtain licensure under Minn. Stat. Ch. 245D, and also meet the requirements under Minn. Stat. Ch. 245D as an intensive support service provider.B. Service Population The adults and children who need out-of-home crisis respite may exhibit a variety of extremely challenging behaviors, often accompanied by complex, multiple co-occurring conditions. The severity and frequency of these occurrences can vary, but often the challenging behaviors are severe and occur multiple times in a day. A provider can expect to experience the following, in any combination (this list is not exhaustive): Challenging Behaviors Severe physical and/or verbal aggression; Harm to self/suicide risks; Illegal activity; Substance abuse; Elopement; Severe property destruction

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Product Code: 95276

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Minnesota - Department of Human Services

State: Minnesota

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Carol Anthony, Disability Services Division Community Partnerships Division, P.O. Box 64962, St. Paul, Minnesota, 55164

Phone: 651-431-2015

Fax: 651-431-7411




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