APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute on behalf of the County Novation Contract #74–369–11 with Native American Health Center, Inc., a non-profit corporation, in an amount not to exceed $250,257, to provide Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Prevention and Early Intervention (PEI) services to families of Native American heritage for the period from July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021, which includes a six-month automatic extension through December 31, 2021, in an amount not to exceed $125,129.
This contract will result in budgeted expenditures of up to $250,257 and will be funded 100% by MHSA revenue. (No rate increase)
CONSEQUENCE OF NEGATIVE ACTION:
If this contract is not approved, Contra Costa County residents will not continue receiving MHSA assistance provided by the program including prevention and early intervention services.