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File #: 19-1065    Version: 2 Name:
Type: Discussion Items Status: Passed
File created: 9/5/2019 In control: Committee of the Whole
On agenda: 9/17/2019 Final action: 9/17/2019
Title: A resolution of the Salt Lake County Council Approving a Contribution $300,000.00 to Utah Community Action for the Purpose of Providing Intake Services at the Homeless Resource Center
Attachments: 1. Staff Report - Utah Community Action Resolution, 2. RESOLUTION - Utah Community Action - Homeless Diversion

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A resolution of the Salt Lake County Council Approving a Contribution $300,000.00 to Utah Community Action for the Purpose of Providing Intake Services at the Homeless Resource Center

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Description: Utah Community Action (UCA), a non-profit organization, chares an interest in providing intake services a the new Homeless Resource Centers and is willing to actively coordinate with Salt Lake County, the Utah Department of Workforce Services, the Utah Division of Housing and Community Development, and Shelter the Homeless; to conduct intake assessments for clients entering the Homeless Resource Centers, create and replace Coordinated Services Cards, offer clients entering the Homeless Resource Centers diversion services in alignment with Continuum of Care Coordinated Entry policies and procedures issued by Shelter the Homeless, and manage and operate the coordinated intake phone line during business hours for Coordinated Entry and HRC referral. Salt Lake County desires to contribute $300,000.00 to UCA to reimburse them for expenses incurred in offering the above specified services. The County and UCA have negotiated an agreement consistent with the terms of this resolution which is attached. The agreement period consists of 4 months, beginning September 1, 2019 and ending on December 31, 2019 with a scope of services consisting of UCA continuing to provide intake services, pursuant to exhibit 1 of the Service Agreement attached, at the Resource Centers serving single men, single women, and men/women in Salt Lake County which are owned by Shelter the Homeless. UCA will be reimbursed for services in an amount not to exceed $300,000.

Requested Action: Approval

Presenter(s): Katherine Fife and Valerie Walton

Time Needed: 5 min

Time Sensitive: Yes

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Requesting Staff Member: Kimberly Barnett, Associate Deputy Mayor

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