Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 28, 2015
July 28, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #16

Adult Daycare Community Care for the Elderly Non-Profit Agency Funding


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Tracie Adams / Ext. 3030

Action Requested
Authorization for Chairman to execute FY 15/16 non-profit agency funding agreement for the time period July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2016, with Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $39,246.00 to provide the service of Adult Daycare for the Community Care for the Elderly grant funded program.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statute Chapter 125   

Background Discussion
  • Grant funds are provided by the State of Florida Community Care for the Elderly Program.
  • The agreement allows for Meals on Wheels to provide the state funded Community Care for the Elderly service of Adult Daycare and is needed at this time to allow for the agency to be reimbursed for services provided.
  • County has served as Lead Agency for the Community Care for the Elderly state funded grant program for the past thirty-seven years.
  • Grant funds are provided by the state through the Senior Connection Center, Inc., to provide Case Management, Emergency Alert Response, Homemaker, Medical Transportation, Personal Care, Respite, Home Delivered Meals, Adult Daycare, and Prescription payment services to persons sixty years of age or older to prevent or delay premature institutional placement.
  • Case Management and Medical Transportation are provided by the county directly with all other services provided through subcontract.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Return one fully executed original to Community Services to forward to Meals on Wheels.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$39,246 State Funds / 17390001021

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  mowadc.16.pdf