Manatee County Government Administrative Center Honorable Patricia M. Glass Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - December 10, 2019
December 10, 2019 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #37

Amendment No. 001 to the FY 19/20 Home Care for the Elderly Grant Agreement


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

Action Requested
  • Authorization for the Chairman to execute Amendment No. 1 of the HCE-19/20-MAN agreement with the Senior Connection Center, Inc. for the Home Care for the Elderly Program containing language adjustments throughout the agreement.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statutes Chapter 125

Background Discussion
  • Amendment 1 addresses various changes to program language.
  • Changes do not affect the funding amount nor client services.
  • 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 1 to Neighborhood Services.  One original amendment will be returned to Board Records when executed by the funding source.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$77,836 State Funds HCE FY 19/20 17390000924

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  HCE Amend 1 1920.pdf