Request for Proposal: Commerce seeking proposals to provide rent assistance linked to Medicaid
Commerce is soliciting proposals for the Community Behavioral Health Rental Assistance Pilot. Firms interested in expanding the availability of long-term supportive housing rent assistance should apply. Successful bidders will have links with behavioral health agencies to provide supportive services for people with long-term behavioral health needs whose rent will be paid by these subsidies. Commerce will reimburse rent, other housing costs and some administrative costs by contracting with three to five firms around Washington. There was a bidder’s webinar on Monday Sept. 24 at 4 p.m.. A recording of the conference is embedded below and linked on the Q&A document posted below. Proposals are due Oct. 5 at 5 p.m..
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