Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - June 20, 2017
June 20, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #27

Amendment #1 to the Master Agreement for the Community Care for the Elderly, Home Care for the Elderly, and Alzheimer's Disease Initiative Grant Programs


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

Action Requested
Authorization for the Chairman to execute Amendment #1 to the 2015/2017 Master Agreement M-15/17-MAN between Manatee County and Senior Connection Center, Inc., for the Community Care for the Elderly, Home Care for the Elderly, and Alzheimer's Disease Initiative grant programs.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statute Chapter 125

Background Discussion
  • The 2015/2017 Master Agreement sets forth guidelines, procedures, and requirements applicable to all agreements already in place between Manatee County Board of County Commissioners and Senior Connections Center, Inc.
  • Amendment #1 incorporates changes in contract requirements and pass-through language from the Department of Elder Affairs which have occurred since the time the original Master Contract was issued.
  • Grant funds are provided by the state Department of Elder Affairs through Senior Connection Center, Inc., to provide in-home services to persons sixty years of age or older to prevent or delay premature institutional placement.
  • County has served as Lead Agency for Community Care for the Elderly grant program for over 35 years and the Home Care for the Elderly and the Alzheimer's Disease Initiative grant programs for over 19 years.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Return two originals to Tracie Adams.  One original will be returned to Board Records when executed by the funding source.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Amend 1 MA 15 17.pdf