Deadline to Submit August 2, 2019 by 2:00 PM
Request for Proposal (RFP) for Transition Age Youth (TAY) Communities
The Commission is seeking proposals to support the advocacy, training and education, and outreach and engagement needs of transition age youth. The goal of these contracts is to increase the number of available mental health programs, create awareness of and access to culturally appropriate services and supports, and provide opportunities to increase advocacy at the state and local level on behalf of TAY populations in California.
Questions and Answers
Transition Age Youth Questions and Answers 3 (Click to download)
Transition Age Youth Questions and Answers 2 (Click to download)
Transition Age Youth Questions and Answers 1 (Click to download)
Consistent with prior stakeholder contract planning and to ensure that community members were included in the planning process, staff designed an engagement strategy that included dissemination of a a series of informational surveys.
The surveys were used to collect information on the types of organizations and entities working across the state to support TAY populations.
Request for Proposal (RFP) Process
The Commission also works with stakeholders, current contractors and other interested parties to gather feedback and input on stakeholder contract activities, lessons learned, and the needs of each population served by these contracts to provide a transparent experience that was informed by those currently involved in statewide advocacy efforts.