Tehama County
California

Consent Item
10134

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES

Information

Department:Social ServicesSponsors:
Category:Agreement

Attachments

  1. Printout
  2. THP Plus 17-19
  3. Approved as to Form

Financial Impact

The cost of this contract is anticipated in the 2017/18 budget and budgeted in budget unit 5022, account 55406,THP PLUS. THP PLUS was previously 100% State funded and was fully realigned to counties in 2011 pursuant to AB 118. The cost of the THP PLUS program is paid 100% with 2011 Realignment funds.

REQUESTED ACTION (S)

a)              AGREEMENT - Request approval and authorization for the Social Services Director or her Designee to sign the agreement with Children First Foster Family Agency for the purpose of providing the Transitional Housing Program for Emancipated Foster/Probation Youth (THP-Plus) with a maximum compensation not to exceed $268,512 per year, effective 7/1/17 and shall terminate 6/30/19

(Miscellaneous Agreement #2017-117)

 

BACKGROUND INFO

THP-Plus is a provider-based transitional housing placement option for youth (ages 18-24) who have aged-out of foster care (or probation youth who were in out-of-home placement in the juvenile justice system) which provides assistance with housing and life skills training to prevent homelessness and promote self-sufficient adulthood. These Non-Minor Dependents receive guidance, supportive services and case management prior to exiting foster care. Children First has been providing THP-Plus services to the county since 2009.