These funds must be used for providing the following services:
Medication Assisted Treatment Services in partnership with the Yakima County Department of Corrections
Probation Behavioral Health Treatment Services in partnership with the Yakima County District Court
Drug Court Behavioral Health Treatment and Coordination Services in partnership with the Yakima County Superior Court
Awards are anticipated to be made for the period of October 1, 2023, to December 31, 2026. Awards may have a later start date, depending on the needs of the program.
Applications for the DOC, Probation, and Drug Court Service RFP will be accepted between Tuesday, August 1, 2023 and Tuesday, September 5, 2023. Applications must be submitted online via the Jotform portal. Details about the applications can be found here and the required budget template can be found here.
Technical assistance can be requested directly from Human Service Department Staff. Help sessions can be provided via email, by phone, or in-person, and will be scheduled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Applicants are strongly encouraged to schedule appointments for technical assistance as early as possible, to ensure availability of staff time. To schedule a help session appointment, contact the Department of Human Services at HumanServices@co.yakima.wa.us, or (509) 574-1365.