Solano County Board of Supervisors
Request for Proposals #2020-06
Community Investment Fund - Mental Health First Aid Training

Issued: May 13, 2020
Responses due: June 17, 2020 by 5 p.m., PST

MANDATORY PROPOSERS' CONFERENCE
A mandatory proposers' conference will be held on Wednesday May 27, 2020 from 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. via Zoom and requires advance registration. Register for the Mandatory Proposers' Conference at: ,

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErf-6qrj0uE9ctbBZ7Wp5yp2WdQROEMend

 After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

GRANTS TO ADDRESS MENTAL HEALTH TRAINING
The County Administrator’s Office is seeking proposals to support the implementation of a Mental Health First Aid Training Program to address the highest priority need identified in Solano County – Mental Health. Mental Health First Aid training supports the strategy “to increase provider’s understanding of how to respond to mental health needs in the community.” To support the Mental Health First Aid Training Program, the Solano County Board of Supervisors has allocated up to $260,000 annually to provide one or more grants for a three-year period to educate providers countywide.

ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY
Non-profit organizations, for-profit organizations and government entities are eligible to submit proposals. Agencies not traditionally providing services for Solano County are encouraged to propose.

RFP COORDINATOR
Megan Richards, Deputy Director, First 5 Solano at MERichards@SolanoCounty.com 

LINKS TO RFP DOCUMENTS
(1) Request for Proposals packet (PDF)
(2) RFP Proposal form (WORD doc)
(3) County of Solano standard agreement (PDF)
(3a) County of Solano standard agreement (WORD doc)
(4) Solano County Human Needs Assessment report (PDF)

Solano County Board of Supervisors
Request for Proposals #2020-02
Community Investment Fund - Annual Grants

Issued: January 27, 2020
Responses due: March 6, 2020 by 5 p.m., PST

MANDATORY PROPOSERS' CONFERENCE
A mandatory proposers' conference will be held on Monday, February 10, 2020 from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. at the Solano County Event Center, located at 601 Texas Street, Fairfield, CA 94533 in Conference Room A (first floor)

GRANTS TO ADDRESS MENTAL HEALTH TRAINING
The County Administrator’s Office is seeking proposals to support the implementation of annual grants that address one or more of the above six most pressing needs in the county, including (1) Mental Health (2) Housing (3) Homelessness (4) Early Education (5 Youth Development) (6) Safe and Stable Environments for Children. To support the Annual Grant Program, the Solano County Board of Supervisors has allocated up to $250,000 to provide five or more grants of up to $50,000 for a one-year period.

ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY
Non-profit organizations, for-profit organizations and government entities are eligible to submit proposals. Agencies not traditionally providing services for Solano County are encouraged to propose.

RFP COORDINATOR
Megan Richards, Deputy Director, First 5 Solano at MERichards@SolanoCounty.com

LINKS TO RFP DOCUMENTS
(1) Request for Proposals packet (PDF)
(2) RFP Proposal form (WORD doc)
(3) County of Solano standard agreement (PDF)
(3a) County of Solano standard agreement (WORD doc)
(4) Solano County Human Needs Assessment report (PDF)
(5) Addendum 1 Questions and Answers (PDF)
(6) Intent to Recommend Funding (PDF)