On July 28, 2021, the City of Philadelphia Department of Human Services (DHS) released a request for proposals (RFP 21210726172143) seeking one or more contractors to provide short-term group home care (GHC) for low-risk to high-need adolescents ages 13 to 21. Proposals were due by August 19, 2021. The services are for the DHS Division of Child Welfare Operations. Currently DHS contracts with First Choice Home and Community Services to deliver GHC services. DHS anticipates awarding the work to one applicant for this contract rebid.
The upcoming contracts are slated to begin October 1, 2021. The initial . . .