Request for Proposals and Letters of Interest
Crisis Support & Outreach for Vulnerable Seniors Pilot Program RFP
Snohomish County Human Services, Behavioral Health Division is announcing a request for proposals for a new contracted program within the Division:
The purpose of Crisis Support and Outreach for Vulnerable Seniors Pilot Program is to provide community services connection and intensive case management services to senior adults with who are experiencing behavioral health challenges and are either homeless or in an unstable housing situation. Case managers with experience working with homeless individuals, individuals in crisis, behavioral health issues (mental health, substance use disorder (SUD), co-occurring disorders) will provide case management services through numerous avenues, including but not limited to: housing placement and stabilization, and referrals to community programs dedicated to behavioral and physical health, and aging services. The goal of the program is to ensure adults who are aged 60 and older receive support in connecting to housing and community services, with the intent of assisting them as they increase their self-sufficiency.
The Crisis Support & Outreach for Vulnerable Seniors Pilot Program targets individuals aged 60 and older, who are both homeless or utilizing unstable housing and require assistance with housing; and present with a behavioral health issue (mental health, Serious Mental Illness, or substance use disorder (SUD); or co-occurring disorder).
The role of the Agency awarded this contract shall be to provide assistance and case management services on an ongoing basis to the client to achieve stable housing placement and engagement and connection with supportive services to maintain stability. This goal shall be achieved through intense case management services, utilizing local landlord connections, completing referrals to community entities for behavioral health and general welfare of the individual, and advocacy for the clients in their charge.
Please review the RFP in full, and apply if your respective agency has an interest in this dedicated work. Thank you.
Request for Proposal (RFP) documents are found below, as well as the Snohomish County Human Services Basic Terms and Conditions.
Questions may be submitted via email to Jonathan.Waters@snoco.org by Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 11am.
Final proposals are due via email to Jonathan.Waters@snoco.org no later than Wednesday, March 17th, 2021 at 3pm. Late or incomplete proposals will not be accepted.