Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - November 18, 2014
November 18, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #22

FY 14/15 Non Profit Agency Funding Agreement Amendment #1 with Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee, Inc. (Home Delivered Meals)


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Tracie Adams / Human Services Manager / ext. 3030

Action Requested
Authorization for the Chairman to execute Amendment #1 to the FY 14/15 Community Care for the Elderly funding agreement with Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee, Inc., amending the agreement to change the contract total from $59,999 to $67,895 for the service of Home Delivered Meals.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statute Chapter 125

Background Discussion
  • Amendment #1 increases the funding for Home Delivered Meals by $7,896 for a total not exceed $67,895.
  • Amendment #1 will allow for clients currently on a wait list to receive the service of Home Delivered Meals under the Community Care for the Elderly (CCE) grant program.
  • Funding contained in the original agreement for Home Delivered Meals did not reflect the unanticipated statewide funding increase to the CCE program during the 2014/2015 fiscal year.
  • Manatee County has served as the Lead Agency for the CCE grant program for over thirty years.
  • Grant funds are provided by the state through the West Central Florida Area Agency on Aging, 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 institutional placement.
  • Case Management and Medical Transportation are provided by the county directly with all other service areas being 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
$67,895 State Funds 1739001020 CCE FY 14/15

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  amnd1mowhdm15DOC.pdf