|PLEASE NOTE: Links on this page will be activated as information and documents are released.|
On June 1, 2015, the City of Columbia will begin accepting letters of intent from local organizations interested in proposing to contract with the City to provide social services to address issues related to:
The FY2016 Request for Proposals is comprised of the following documents:
Funding Available (subject to budget appropriations): $377,982
Service Period: FY2016 (January 1 - December 31, 2016) with the option to renew for two additional years (FY2017 & FY2018)
|RFP Issued||June 1, 2015||Noon|
|Deadline to Submit Letter of Intent||June 12, 2015||5:00 p.m.|
|Notification re. Status of Letter of Intent||by June 19, 2015||5:00 p.m.|
|Information Session||June 30, 2015||9:00 a.m.|
|Proposal Forms Available||July 1, 2015||Noon|
|Proposal Submission Deadline||July 31, 2015||5:00 p.m.|
|Commission Site Visits||August 4 - September 11, 2015||TBD|
|Provider Capacity Evaluation Site Visits||August 4 - 28, 2015||TBD|
|Public Hearing||November 17, 2015||7:00 p.m.|
For applicants which have been invited to submit a full proposal, an informational meeting on FY2016 proposal preparation and submission will be held:
Monday, June 30, 2015
9:00 a.m. Department of Public Health and Human Services
1005 W. Worley St.
Community Training Room
Please Note: Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend this session.
The City utilizes a web-based funding management system through which proposals in response to City of Columbia RFPs for social services funding must be submitted.
To access the funding management system:
New Users: Contact the Division of Human Services to create a username and password.
Returning Users: https://ctk.apricot.info/document/edit/id/new/form id/23
For questions about accessing and/or using the system or to report technical difficulties, please contact the Division of Human Services.
The deadline to submit a proposal in response to the FY2016 RFP for social services is July 31, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.
At its meeting on November 17, 2015 the Human Services Commission will hold a public hearing in regard to the commission's preliminary FY2016 funding allocation recommendations.
Please refer to the links below for updated information about funding requests, recommendations, and allocations for the upcoming fiscal year.
Please contact the Division of Human Services if you need further information or accommodation related to disability.