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File #: 22-508    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/1/2022 Departments: HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY
On agenda: 6/28/2022 Final action: 6/28/2022
Title: Measure K: Adopt a resolution authorizing an agreement with LifeMoves to provide non-congregate homeless shelter services for the term of July 1, 2022 through March 21, 2024, for a total obligation amount not to exceed $3,103,002.
Attachments: 1. 20220628_r_LifeMoves, 2. 20220628_att_RFP MATRIX LifeMoves.pdf, 3. 20220628_a_LifeMoves
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors
From: Ken Cole, Director, Human Services Agency
Subject: MEASURE K: Agreement with LifeMoves to Provide Non-Congregate Homeless Shelter Services

RECOMMENDATION:
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Measure K: Adopt a resolution authorizing an agreement with LifeMoves to provide non-congregate homeless shelter services for the term of July 1, 2022 through March 21, 2024, for a total obligation amount not to exceed $3,103,002.

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BACKGROUND:
In December 2020, the County of San Mateo acquired a 52-unit building in Half Moon Bay that was formerly the Coastside Inn hotel. The County began a small pilot shelter program in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to house unsheltered individuals and families. This pilot program was in operation until the new shelter program (Coastside Shelter) opened.

The Human Services Agency (HSA) and the San Mateo County Department of Housing (DOH) have been working together to ensure shelter services can continue, and in February 2021, HSA and DOH collaborated to issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) to identify a provider of non-congregate homeless shelter services at the Coastside Shelter (now Coast House Shelter), and LifeMoves was selected based on their experience and overall program approach as outlined in the RFP evaluation criteria.

In April 2021, the DOH entered into an agreement with LifeMoves to provide homeless shelter services at the County-owned Coastside Shelter for the term of March 22, 2021 through June 30, 2022, for a total obligation amount of $1,609,319. Under this agreement, LifeMoves provides safe temporary living accommodations and intensive on-site support services including housing-focused case management, service linkages, and facilities operations to assist adults and families who are experiencing homelessness with finding and moving into permanent housing. This is the first homeless shelter in San Mateo County located alo...

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