About: The King County Department of Community and Human Services (DCHS) is pleased to release this Request for Proposal for Caregiver Supports for Caregivers of Seniors and Veterans with funding from the Veterans, Seniors and Human Services (VSHSL) and guidance from the VSHSL Implementation Plan.
This request seeks an entity or entities to provide community building and/or respite programs to caregivers of seniors and/or veterans living in King County to enable long-term, sustainable caregiving. The VSHSL Implementation Plan defines caregiver as a person who, without pay, cares for or supervises another person who requires such care or supervision due to disability, chronic illness or, in the case of senior, age-related decline. Government benefits or financial assistance provided directly to a person for being a caregiver are not considered pay within this definition.
Please refer to the Library tab for the full RFP and associated attachments.
Available Funding: Up to $1,238,500 in seniors and veterans funding through the Veterans, Seniors and Human Services Levy funds
Investment Period: August 1, 2021 - Dec. 31, 2023 (subject to change)
Thursday, May 27, 2021, 10 - 11:30 am.
Join by Zoom:
Registration link: https://kingcounty.zoom.us/j/95480023201
Join by phone:
1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
Meeting ID: 954 8002 3201, Passcode: 7161821435
Questions: Submit questions through the Contact Admin tab. Final day to submit questions is June 16, 2021.
Proposals Due: Proposals must be submitted through ZoomGrants no later than 5 p.m. on June 23, 2021.
Notifcation of Award Decisions: End of July 2021
Anticipated Contract Start Date (subject to change): August 1, 2021
The dates listed above are subject to change. The full RFP and associated attachments are available for download under the Library tab. Applicants are advised to review these documents in their entirety for guidance on the purpose, requested program models, application questions and deadlines. Applicants are responsible for regularly checking ZoomGrants for any updates, clarifications, or amendments that may be uploaded.