NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Request for Proposals
Worcester County’s Initiative to Preserve Families
Worcester County’s Initiative to Preserve Families, also known as the Worcester County Local Management
Board, seeks a provider with an office located in Worcester County for the purpose of hiring a program
coordinator for implementation the Worcester Navigation program.
Worcester Navigation will use a strengths based approach to provide children, youth and families with “no
wrong door” access by providing necessary referrals and linkages to services. The primary target population to
be served through this project will be families living at or below the poverty threshold in Worcester County.
Interested parties are encouraged to utilize the nationally recognized, evidence based model of Family
Success Alliance, and the trainings Bridges out of Poverty and Getting Ahead in a Just Getting By World, as
references for proposal development.
This grant is to support staff salary for a family navigator, training costs for the family navigator, equipment
needs for the family navigator, and travel related expenses. This grant will assist with the provider’s ability to
plan and implement a family navigation service in Worcester County, Maryland. The funding available for this
program will be decided by Worcester County’s Initiative to Preserve Families Board of Directors on an annual
basis pending availability of funds.
Proposals will be accepted by the Office of the County Commissioners until Monday, August 23, 2021 at 1:00
PM. One (1) original, and five (5) copies should be addressed and mailed or hand carried in a sealed envelope
labeled “Navigation” to:
Office of the County Commissioners
ATTN: Mr. Weston Young, Chief Administrative Officer
Worcester County Government Center
One West Market Street, Room 1103
Snow Hill, MD 21863
Questions and all contact related to this Request for Proposals (RFP) may be sent to
Worcester.email@example.com. Questions will be responded to within three (3) business days. Thank you for