LifeStream Announces RFP for Nutrition Provider Partners

Lifestream is now soliciting nutrition provider partners to provide nutrition services with funding under Title III of the Older American’s Act, NSIP, SSBG, Older Hoosier, Choice, and Medicaid Waiver for fiscal year July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2020. Funding is used to provide nutrition service (congregate meal sites, restaurant meal sites, and home delivered meals) to senior citizens and disabled persons in Blackford, Delaware, Grant, Henry, Jay, Madison, and Randolph counties.

The following estimated funding is based upon a planning allocation from the Indiana Family Social Services Administration Division of Aging available for delivery of in-home and community based nutrition services through fee for service contracts with the area agency.

Estimated annual funds available:

Choice category is: home delivered meals

SSBG category is: home delivered meals

Title III-c1………………..$363,800
Title III-c1 category is: congregate meals

Medicaid Waiver……………..$208,000
Medicaid Waiver category is: home delivered meals

Title III-c2………………..$370,000
Title III-c2 category is: home delivered meals

NSIP categories are: congregate meals and home delivered meals

Older Hoosier………………$37,000

Click here for an application/proposal packet, or call (765) 759-1121 or toll free (800) 589-1121 for more information. Packets may be picked up at the Lifestream Serivces, Inc. office, 1701 Pilgrim Boulevard, Yorktown, Indiana, after September 1, 2015.

Frequently Asked Questions regarding the RFP.

Proposals are due in the Lifestream Services, Inc. office no later than November 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Vendor selection will be based on results of a standardized scoring tool relating to specific requirements detailed in the RFP.

Lifestream Services, Inc is an equal opportunity employer.

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