Cumberland County
New Jersey

Resolution
RES-2017-642

Resolution Authorizing Grant Agreement With The N.J. Department Of Human Services, Division Of Family Development For The Calendar Year 2018 For The Provision Of Social Services For The Homeless

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Department:AgingSponsors:Freeholder Carol Musso, Freeholder James F. Quinn
Category:Grant Award Acceptance

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WHEREAS, the Cumberland County Office on Aging and Disabled has received notification of a grant award to Cumberland County for the calendar year 2018 in the amount of $747,952.00 in State funds from the Department of Human Services, Division of Family Development; and

WHEREAS, these funds will provide assistance to homeless and at-risk individuals, including rental/mortgage assistance, emergency shelter and hotel/motel assistance and utility assistance; and

WHEREAS, this grant funding will enable the Cumberland County Office on Aging and Disabled to contract with provider agencies to render such homeless assistance services to County residents.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS OF THE COUNTY OF CUMBERLAND, as follows:

1.              That this Board hereby authorizes agreement to be entered into between the County of Cumberland and the State Department of Human Services in the amount of $747,952.00.

2.              That the Director and Clerk of this Board are hereby authorized and directed to execute such documents as may be necessary to award said agreement in the form on file with the Clerk of this Board.

Passed and adopted at a regular meeting of the Board of Chosen Freeholders held at the Cumberland County Administration Building, 164 West Broad Street, Bridgeton, New Jersey on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. prevailing time.