OMH Seeks Proposals to Develop Family Peer Advocates Credentialing Process

Hello Stakeholder:

The New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH) announces the availability of funds for Statewide Family Support Services to further develop and maintain a self-sustaining credentialing process for Family Peer Advocates and to support the statewide family support services infrastructure.

For information about eligible organizations and to view the Request for Proposal in its entirety, please refer to the OMH website at:
http://www.omh.ny.gov/omhweb/rfp/2012/familysupport/

It is anticipated that OMH will make one award to further develop and maintain a self-sustaining credentialing process and one award to support the statewide family support services infrastructure.

Applications are due November 7, 2012.

Please do not respond to this email.  All questions or requests for clarification concerning the RFP shall be submitted in writing to the Issuing Officer by using the email link provided in the RFP and available on-line.  All questions are due by 5:00 p.m. on October 3, 2012.  The questions and answers will be posted on the OMH website by 5:00 p.m.  on October 17, 2012* and will be limited to addressing only those questions submitted by the deadline.  No questions will be answered by telephone. (*Estimate)

Thank you,

Marcia Rice, RN, MS

NYS Office of Mental Health

Division of Children and Families

44 Holland Avenue

Albany, New York 12229

(518) 474-5264

marcia.rice@omh.ny.gov