Tompkins County
New York


Authorization to Executive Three Ten-Year Contracts with Foodnet Meals on Wheels to Provide Nutrition Services to County Residents 60 Years of Age and Older - Office for the Aging (Pending Committee action 10-16-17)


Department:Office for the AgingSponsors:
Category:Agreements, Bids, Contracts, Grants


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Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, the Office for the Aging wishes to renew its contracts with Foodnet Meals on Wheels, and


              WHEREAS, the ability of Foodnet Meals on Wheels to plan to meet future demands would be enhanced by three ten-year contracts to provide home-delivered meals, congregate meals, nutrition education, and nutrition counseling, now therefore be it


              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Health and Human Services Committee, That the Legislature approve contracts for:


              Contract                                                                      Term of Contract


              WIN & CSE                                                                      April 1, 2018-March 31, 2028

              (Wellness in Nutrition &

              Community Services for the Elderly-NYS funding)


              Title III-C-1 &                                                                      January 1, 2018-December 31, 2027

              Title III-C-2                                                                     

              (Older Americans Act-Federal funding)


              NSIP                                                                      October 1, 2018-September 30, 2028

              (Nutrition Services Incentive Program-Federal funding)


              RESOLVED, further, That the County Administrator or his designee be and hereby is authorized to sign these agreements and any amendments related to the agreements,


              RESOLVED, further, That these contracts are contingent on availability of Federal, State, and County funding.