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ENGAGE grant announces RFPs for coordinators

  • Trudy.Sharp
  • 9/23/2013 6:41:00 PM
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OhioMHAS received a four year System of Care expansion grant from SAMHSA that will focus on youth and young adults in transition.  A key component of the plan is increasing the voice and involvement of families with youth or young adults in the mental health and addiction system at the state and local levels

OhioMHAS and Ohio Family and Children First (OFCF) are seeking an organization that will identify and provide one to two ENGAGE Family Engagement Coordinator(s) that will be responsible for leading the family engagement and parent advocacy activities including a Family Advisory Council, for statewide system of care expansion focused on youth and young adults in transition. In addition, the organization(s) must have the capacity to process and distribute stipends and mileage reimbursements to family members serving on the ENGAGE Family Advisory Council and other ENGAGE committees and activities.

The ENGAGE Family Engagement Coordinator RFP has been posted on the official state procurement website. The RFP deadline is October 4, 2013. The RFP can be viewed at this link: http://www.procure.ohio.gov/proc/viewProcOpps.asp?oppID=10931&disclaimer=N. All questions and applications must be submitted through the procurement website link.

In addition, OhioMHAS and OFCF are seeking one or two organization(s) that will identify and provide one to two youth or young adults to serve as the ENGAGE Youth and Young Adult (YYAT) Engagement Coordinator(s) that will be responsible for leading the youth engagement and advocacy activities, including the YYAT Advisory Council, for the statewide system of care expansion focused on youth and young adults in transition. In addition, the organiztion(s) will identify and provide one to two YYAT Adult Supporter(s) that will be responsible for providing coaching and guidance to the YYAT Engagement Coordinator(s). The organizations(s) must have the capacity to process and distribute stipends and mileage reimbursements to youth and young adults serving on the ENGAGE YYAT Advisory Council and other ENGAGE committees and activities.

The ENGAGE YYAT Engagement Coordinator(s) and Adult Supporters(s) RFP has been posted on the official state procurement website. The RFP deadline is October 4, 2013. The RFP can be viewed at this link: http://www.procure.ohio.gov/proc/viewProcOpps.asp?oppID=10932&disclaimer=N. All questions and applications must be submitted through the procurement website link.

Read the RFP for the Family Engagement Coordinator.

Read the RFP for the Youth Engagement Coordinator.

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