Sullivan County
NY

Resolution
282-18

RESOLUTION INTRODUCED BY HEALTH AND FAMILY SERVICES COMMITTEE TO AUTHORIZE COUNTY MANAGER TO EXECUTE AN AGREEMENT FOR WENDY’S WONDERFUL KIDS RECRUITER SERVICES

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Department:Division of Health & Family ServicesSponsors:
Category:Agreement

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WHEREAS, the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption has awarded the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) a grant over a four year period to hire family recruiters for older children who have spent more than two years in the foster care system; and

WHEREAS, the state will match the grant funds totaling over $9 million in funding statewide to implement the program through the County and provider agencies; and

WHEREAS, Sullivan County has been selected to share a recruiter for the program with Ulster County and who will be employed by The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie; and

WHEREAS, this service will be at no cost to the County but it is still necessary to establish an agreement with The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie to outline the responsibilities of each party.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Sullivan County Legislature does hereby authorize the County Manager to enter into agreement with The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie for the provision Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Recruiter Services; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, the period of this agreement shall be from July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019. This agreement may be renewed on a yearly basis for 4 additional years; and

              BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the form of said agreements will be approved by the Sullivan County Department of Law.

 

Meeting History

Jun 14, 2018 10:00 AM Video County Legislature Regular Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Alan Sorensen, Legislator
SECONDER:Nadia Rajsz, Legislator
AYES:Scott B. Samuelson, Nadia Rajsz, Mark McCarthy, Catherine Owens, Terri Ward, Luis Alvarez, Joseph Perrello, Alan Sorensen, Ira M. Steingart