Cumberland County
New Jersey

Resolution
RES-2017-643

Resolution Authorizing Contract Agreement With The New Jersey Department Of Human Services, Division Of Disability Services For The Year 2018 Renewal of Funding Under The Personal Assistance Services Program

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Department:AgingSponsors:Freeholder Carol Musso, Freeholder James F. Quinn
Category:Agreement

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WHEREAS, the Cumberland County Office on Aging and Disabled has received notification from the New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Disability Services, of their intentions to renew the contract for funding for the Personal Assistance Services Program calendar year 2018; and

WHEREAS, these funds in the amount of $355,012.00 will provide home care services for disabled clients who meet program criteria established under legislation; and

WHEREAS, this grant funding will enable the Cumberland County Office on Aging and Disabled to administer these funds and receive the amount of $35,501.00 in compensation thereof; and

WHEREAS, the balance of these funds will be directed to a third party organization, Community Access Unlimited (CAU) which will be responsible for delivering said services to qualifying disabled clients.

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

1.              That this Board hereby authorizes contract renewal to be entered into between the County of Cumberland and the State Department of Human Services.

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.