Government Contract | Pennsylvania
The Pa Refugee Resettlement Program

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00001538757

Bid Title: The Pa Refugee Resettlement Program

Agency Bid No. Title: 21-18

Received Date: 11/16/2018

Close Date: 12/13/2018

Purchase Type: Term:

Delivery Point: Pennsylvania

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By Optional 11/20/2018 02:00 PM, Bidder Prequalification


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The purpose of these services is toincrease economic self-sufficiency and to decrease dependency on public assistanceamong refugees. Historically, Refugee Social Services (45 C.F.R. Part 400, Subpart I),Targeted Assistance Formula and Targeted Assistance Discretionary (45 C.F.R. Part400, Subpart L) program funds were awarded as distinct funding streams and madeavailable to states to aid in the assimilation of refugees and other populations deemedeligible for services.The newly-rebranded RSS funding is comprised of both social services and targetedassistance funding, and replaces post-resettlement services. RSS funding is limited toeligible refugees, as outlined in Part III, Section III-2.C, who have been in the UnitedStates for sixty (60) months or less with the exception of a few services that may extendbeyond that timeline. Selected Applicants must use funds primarily for employabilityservices designed to enable refugees to obtain jobs within one (1) year of becomingenrolled for services that will aid in achieving economic self-sufficiency as soon aspossible. Selected Applicants may continue to provide services after a refugee hasentered a job to assist the refugee with job upgrading and stability.

Product Code: 95275

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania - Department of Human Services

State: Pennsylvania

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Karen Kern 625 Forster Street, Room 402, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 17120




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