Public Notices

This page provides information about public comment periods, public hearings, and funding opportunities through the Human Services Department. For additional information about any of these opportunities, please visit the linked page and direct your question(s) to the contact person noted.

Announcements and Events

There are no Events scheduled at this time.

Funding Opportunities

The items below are the Notices of Funding Availability (NOFA), Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Information (RFI), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), or Requests for Concept Papers (RFCP) currently available within the Human Services Department:

*new* Enhanced Supportive Housing

 The Snohomish County Human Services Department is currently seeking proposals from from Snohomish County Supportive Housing Providers to create and manage programs providing enhanced supportive housing services for individuals within Snohomish County.  

The Request for Proposal instructions and documentation may be found on the 2020 Request for Proposals and Letters of Interest page. There is a Question & Answer period open through Tuesday, January 21 at 3:00 p.m local time. No questions or comments will be addressed after that time. Final proposals are due by 3:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday, January 28, 2020.

*AMENDED* Interpreter Services, Spoken (in-person and/or by video remote interpreting) - AMENDED

This is an amendment to the RFP previously posted on 10/21/19. The County expects to award contract(s) to serve all Snohomish County. Service provision under this contract exceeded $100,000 for calendar year 2018.  The amount is subject to appropriation and there is no guarantee of business.  The first period of performance would be the remainder of the calendar year for 2019.

The Request for Proposal (RFP) has been developed by Snohomish County Human Services, Long Term Care and Aging, describing the qualifications required, timeline for Request for Proposal (RFP) process, response instructions, a copy of the Basic Terms and Conditions and the Business Associate Agreement for Snohomish County for review.  The RFP instructions and documentation may be found online  Copies of the RFP can be obtained starting Tuesday, November 12, 2019 by contacting Aime Fink,, (425) 388-7218.

Ethnic Meal Site Transportation

Snohomish County Long Term Care and Aging is soliciting responses from interested and qualified organizations for the contract for Ethnic Meal Site Transportation. The county expects to award one contract for $46,738 to serve all Snohomish County. This amount is subject to appropriation and there is no guarantee of funding. The first period of performance would be for July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021. 

The Request for Proposal instructions and documentation may be found on the 2019 Request for Proposals and Letters of Interest page. Organizations not submitting a Letter of Intent by 4:00 p.m. local time on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 will forfeit their right to apply for the RFP.

Snohomish County announces the availability of an estimated $4.4 million in funds for affordable housing, public facility, infrastructure, services, and tenant based rental assistance.  Funding is available under the following programs:  Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnership Program -Tenant Based Rental Assistance (HOME-TBRA), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and local Ending Homelessness Program (EHP) funding. The funds may be used for projects that principally benefit low-and-moderate income households.  Applications must be received by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, November 12, 2019. For more information please go to Application for Available Funds.

Public Comment Periods and Public Hearings

*New*  Read and Comment on Fair Housing Report

An Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice (“AI”) was conducted for Snohomish County that identifies barriers to fair housing in our community.  The AI identifies eight impediments to fair housing choice and seventeen recommended actions to address barriers and improve access.

Review and comment on the report by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, January 21, 2020.  For additional information and to view the AI, please go to: Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing.

Public Meetings

Many of the programs in the Human Services Department have an advisory board, commission, or council. Please see the Public Meetings webpage for brief information about each group, the schedule, and the contact person for the meeting.

There are no public meetings scheduled at this time.  Please check back later.