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RFP Opportunity

Human Services - Individual and Family Support Services

One-Time Alcohol/Drug Abuse Innovative (ADAI) Grant

Opening March 12, 2020 11:00 am

Vendor Opportunity #2020-40

Addendum #1 added

Request Form

Public Notice






Notice is hereby given that the County of Union will receive proposals on  Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. in the Union County Department of Human Services/Division of Individual and Family Support Services for the:


County of Union One-Time Alcohol/Drug Abuse Innovative (ADAI) Funds
May 1, 2020 through April 30, 2021


Proposals are being solicited through a fair and open process in accordance with N.J.S.A. 19:44A-20.4.


The Request for Proposal packets may be obtained during normal business hours of 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., beginning Thursday February 13, 2020 at the Union County Department of Human Service/Division of Individual and Family Support Services, Union County Administration Building, 10 Elizabethtown Plaza – 4th Floor, Elizabeth, New Jersey.  The RFP is also posted on the County’s website at:


Interested Proposers are strongly encouraged to attend the Technical Assistance Meeting as this is a new one-time innovative funding stream.  The Technical Assistance Meeting will be held for all interested Proposers on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 2:30 P.M. at the Union County Administration Building, in the Human Services Training Room – 4th Floor, Elizabeth, NJ.  Questions should be directed to Mr. Gene Tavera, Alcohol/Drug Abuse Coordinator at


Proposals will be made in the form required by the specifications. One (1) original paper hard copy, ten (10) paper copies, and one (1) electronic copy of the Word and Excel application forms with the required scanned attachments will be submitted on a CD or Thumb Drive in a sealed envelope to:

Gene Tavera, Alcohol/Drug Abuse Coordinator

County of Union

Department of Human Services/Division of Individual and Family Support Services

Union County Administration Building

10 Elizabethtown Plaza – 4th Floor

Elizabeth, NJ  07207


All information requested in the Request for Proposals must be provided or the Proposer may be disqualified.  Proposals must be sealed and labeled “Union County One-Time Alcohol/Drug Abuse Innovative (ADAI) Funds” and received by Division of Individual and Family Support Services staff no later than 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, March 12, 2020.  The Board of Chosen Freeholders reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to accept any proposals which in their judgment will best serve the interest of Union County. Proposers are required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A 10:5-31 et. seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27.