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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 7, 2014
October 7, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #17


Subject
Amendment #1 to the FY 14/15 Home Care for the Elderly (HCE) Grant Agreement

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Tracie Adams, Human Services Manager / Ext. 3646

Action Requested
Authorization for Chairman to execute Amendment #1 to the FY 14/15 Home Care for the Elderly (HCE) Agreement HCE-14/15-MAN between Manatee County and the West Central Florida Area Agency on Aging, Inc. (WCFAAA), amending contract language and adding program income.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Florida Statutes Chapter 125   



Background Discussion
  • Amendment #1 contains language changes in the contract and the addition of $3,600 of program income to be used towards services.
  • The included $3,600 are pay back funds required to be used for program income from the 2013/2014 monitoring.
  • Manatee County was designated by the Department of Elder Affairs through the West Central Florida Area Agency on Aging, Inc., as the Lead Agency for the Home Care for the Elderly (HCE) grant program on January 1, 1996.
  • HCE grant funds are provided by the state through the West Central Florida Area Agency on Aging, Inc., to provide Case Management, Basic and Special Subsidy services to persons sixty years of age or older to prevent or delay premature institutional placement.
  • The HCE program through a financial stipend encourages the provision of care for the elderly in family type living arrangements in private homes as an alternative to nursing home or other institutional care settings.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records
Return three original agreements to the Community Services Department.  One original agreement will be returned to Board Records when executed by funding source.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$43,288 State / $3,600 Program Income / $1,224 Other Resources $48,112 Total HCE FY 14/15 1739000919

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  HCE15amend1.pdf