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File #: 1755-2017    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 6/26/2017 In control: Recreation & Parks Committee
On agenda: 7/24/2017 Final action: 7/26/2017
Title: To authorize and direct the Director of Recreation and Parks to enter into eleven (11) contracts for the provision of services to older adults in Central Ohio in connection with the Alzheimer's Respite Program administered by the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging; to authorize the expenditure of $300,000.00 from the Recreation and Parks Grant Fund; and to declare an emergency. ($300,000.00)
Sponsors: Jaiza Page, Michael Stinziano
Attachments: 1. 1755_2017Funding.pdf, 2. Ord1755-2017 AlzheimerRespite.pdf
Explanation
BACKGROUND:
The Ohio Department of Aging awarded a state grant in connection with the Alzheimer's Respite Program to the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging of the Recreation and Parks Department.

This legislation will authorize the Director of Recreation and Parks to enter into eleven (11) contracts for the continued operation of these programs for the provision of adult day care, homemaker, personal care, transportation, and education services in Central Ohio for the period July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018.

The service providers were selected from proposals submitted to the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging in May 2015, and these contracts represent the third year of a four-year proposal period. Approximately 5,000 individuals are expected to be served.

This ordinance is contingent on the passage of appropriation Ordinance No.1754-2017.

EMERGENCY DESIGNATION:
Emergency action is requested for continuation of services to older adults beyond July 1, 2017.

PRINCIPAL PARTIES:
See attached list of 11 providers.

FISCAL IMPACT:
$300,000.00 is required from the Recreation and Parks Grant Fund to enter into said contracts.

Title

To authorize and direct the Director of Recreation and Parks to enter into eleven (11) contracts for the provision of services to older adults in Central Ohio in connection with the Alzheimer's Respite Program administered by the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging; to authorize the expenditure of $300,000.00 from the Recreation and Parks Grant Fund; and to declare an emergency. ($300,000.00)

Body

WHEREAS, the Ohio Department of Aging has awarded state grant funds to the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging of the Recreation and Parks Department; and

WHEREAS, it is necessary to authorize the Director to enter into eleven (11) contracts for the continued operation of these programs for the provision of adult day care, homemaker, personal care, transportation, and education services in Central Ohio for the period July 1,...

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