APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment and extension with Aspiranet, a non-profit corporation, to increase the payment limit by $616,150 to a new payment limit of $2,446,711, for emergency shelter receiving center services to foster children, and extend the term through June 30, 2021. (70% State, 30% County General Funds)
This will increase department expenditures by $616,150 for a total department expenditure of $2,446,711 of which $1,730,561 is for the Fiscal 2020-2021 year, and $716,150 was for the Fiscal 2019-2020 year. The funds allocated for this contract are 70% State 2011 Realignment and 30% County General Funds.
CONSEQUENCE OF NEGATIVE ACTION:
Emergency shelter will not be available to temporarily care for children taken into protective custody after December 31, 2020.