|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - September 12, 2017|
Agenda Item #20
Opioid-focused Recovery Peer Coach Pilot Program
Briefing Provided Upon Request
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Joshua T. Barnett ext 3978
The Opioid-focused Recovery Peer Coach Pilot Program was a component of the Commission's Legislative Platform. $500,000 was awarded to Manatee County.
Upon receipt of the funds for the program, Manatee County will provide contractual oversight of the grant program and carry out the requirements of the grant.
Results of the implementation of the program will be shared quarterly with the Board of County Commissioners.
At the end of the program staff will provide an in-depth report of the results of program meant to decrease opioid related health problems.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Record agreement by the Board, detailing adoption of Budget Resolution and Legal Signature Authority.
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Legislative - CFBHN
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
$500,000 One Time Funding
Attachment: B-17-075 Opiod Peer Counseling.pdf