Invitation to Negotiate
Lead Agency for Community-Based Care Central Region Circuit 9 & 18
Advertisement Number: 07FS1804
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Advertisement Begin Date/Time: 07/02/2018 - 03:00 P.M.
Advertisement End Date/Time: 06/30/2019 - 03:00 P.M.
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Last Edit: Monday, July 2, 2018 at 12:00:00 A.M.
The Department of Children and Families (Department), Central Region Office of Family & Community Services, is issuing this solicitation for the purpose of procuring a Community Based Care Lead Agency to provide care for children in the child protection and child welfare system in Orange, Osceola and Seminole Counties. “Care” means services of any kind which are designed to facilitate a child remaining safely in his or her own home, returning safely to his or her own home if he or she is removed from the home, or obtaining an alternative permanent home if he or she cannot remain at home or be returned home or developing the capacity for independent living and competence as an adult.
Invitation to Negotiate will be opened at the below address at 01:00 P.M., September 05, 2018.
Please direct all questions to:
Phone: (407) 222-2012
400 West Robinson Street
ORLANDO FL, 32801
Any person with a disability requiring special accommodations at the pre-solicitation conference and/or bid/proposal opening shall contact purchasing at the phone number above at least five (5) working days prior to the event. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact this office by using the Florida Relay Services which can be reached at 1 (800) 955-8771 (TDD).
The Department reserves the right to reject any and all bids or accept minor irregularities in the best interest of the State of Florida.
Certified Business Enterprises are encouraged to participate in the solicitation process.
A Pre Solicitation Conference has been scheduled. For specific information see the Advertisement Description.
Pursuant to Section 287.057(23), Florida Statutes: Respondents to this solicitation or persons acting on their behalf may not contact, between the release of the solicitation and the end of the 72-hour period following the agency posting the notice of intended award, excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and state holidays, any employee or officer of the executive or legislative branch concerning any aspect of this solicitation, except in writing to the procurement officer or as provided in the solicitation documents. Violation of this provision may be grounds for rejecting a response.