Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - August 23, 2016
August 23, 2016 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #15

Amendment #3 to the FY 15/16 Home Care for the Elderly (HCE) Grant Agreement


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

Action Requested

Authorization for the Chairman to execute Amendment #3 of the HCE-15/16-MAN agreement with the Senior Connection Center, Inc., for the Home Care for the Elderly Program increasing the Subsidy category by $2,367.00 and adopting a new Budget Summary reflecting this change.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statutes Chapter 125

Background Discussion
  • Amendment #3 allows for an increase of $2,367.00 into the Subsidy category in order to cover services already rendered to the clients prior to June 30, 2016.  
  • Home Care for the Elderly grant funds are provided by the state through the Senior Connection Center, 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 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

Instructions to Board Records

Return two originals of Amendment #3 to the Community Services Department.  One original amendment will be returned to Board Records when executed by the funding source.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$48,692 State Funds - HCE 15/16 1739000920

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  HCE1516amendment3.pdf