Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 29, 2014
REVISED July 29, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #23

Home Delivered Meals Community Care for the Elderly Non Profit Agency Funding Agreement for FY 14/15


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

Action Requested
Authorization for the Chairman to execute FY 14/15 non-profit funding agreement for the time period July 1, 2014. through June 30, 2015, with Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $59,999.00 to provide the service of Home Delivered Meals for the state funded Community Care for the Elderly Program.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statute Chapter 125

Background Discussion
  • Grant funds provided by the State of Florida Community Care for the Elderly Program.
  • The agreement allows for Meals on Wheels to provide the service of Home Delivered Meals under the state funded Community Care for the Elderly program and to be reimbursed for delivery of these services.
  • County has served as Lead Agency for the Community Care for the Elderly Program (CCE) for the past thirty-six years.
  • CCE 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 premature institutional placement.
  • Case Management and Medical Transportation are provided directly by the county 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
$59,999 State Funds / 1739001020

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  MOWhdm15.pdf
Attachment:  Certificate of Liability Insurance - HDM.pdf