The purpose of the RFP is to create a local "triple partnership" of mental health, substance use disorder, and aging services providers to innovatively address the unmet needs of older adults for such services. It constitutes the fourth round of geriatric service demonstration program grants made possible by New York State's Geriatric Mental Health Act of 2005.
A non-binding Letter of Intent is required. The letter must be postmarked or emailed by 5/12/16 (details in Section II, 2.1 of the RFP).
The deadline to submit a mandatory – but not binding – Letter of Intent to Bid has been extended to 5/25/16. Letters of Intent must be postmarked or emailed by 5/25/16 to the Issuing Officer listed in the RFP.