REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (FDDC #RFP#2015-HC-13500)
2 COMMUNITY HEALTH AND WELLNESS
The Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc. (FDDC) is pleased to announce that this request for proposals (RFP #2015-HC-13500) is released to improve access to inclusive community health and wellness activities for adults age 22-59 with developmental disabilities who are on the DD HCBS waiting list for services.
The Council is only seeking proposals from community organizations or businesses in Florida that are currently providing health and wellness services to adults and who are interested in including adults with developmental disabilities in their programs. Community organizations or businesses include, but are not limited to, city or county parks and recreation departments, YMCA organizations, gyms or other fitness studios (including yoga and Pilates), martial arts instruction, and dance studios. The Council is not seeking proposals from organizations who primarily provide services to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
FDDC has set aside a maximum of $80,000 federal funds ($40,000 each for up to two sites) for a period not to exceed one (1) year for fiscal support of this RFP. The exact amount of this contract will be developed during contract negotiations.
Copies of this RFP can be downloaded from the FDDC website (www.fddc.org) or copies may be requested by writing FDDC at 124 Marriott Drive, Suite 203, Tallahassee, FL 32301, or calling (850) 488-4180 or Toll Free 1-800-580-7801 or TDD Toll Free (888) 488-8633.
The deadline for submitting written questions and letters of intent for this RFP is August 18, 2015 by 4:00 p.m. (EDT). Letters of intent are encouraged but not mandatory. Letters of Intent will only be accepted by fax, mail, or hand delivery. Letters of Intent by email will not be accepted. All answers to written questions will be posted on the FDDC website during the week of August 24, 2015. The deadline for submitting proposals for this RFP to FDDC is September 28, 2015 by 2:00 p.m. (EDT).
THE ABOVE ANNOUNCEMENT WILL APPEAR IN THE FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE REGISTER AND ON THE FDDC WEB PAGE (fddc.org) AUGUST 4, 2015.
PLEASE FORWARD ALL REQUESTS FOR COPIES
OF THIS RFP TO CAROLYN WILLIAMS.
QUESTIONS ARE TO BE SUBMITTED IN WRITTEN FORMAT ONLY. THIS IS A LEGAL PROCESS AND WE CANNOT ANSWER QUESTIONS VERBALLY.