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Request for Proposals (RFP) May 24 – June 8, 2018

St. Louis County Public Health & Human Services has an immediate need to develop a 1-bed 245D corporate foster home, with the intent to expand to a 2-bed corporate foster home setting.  The development is needed for a female in her late teens who is dually diagnosed with intellectual disabilities, mental health concerns, and has significant behavioral needs.


Cover letter and RFP attached through the following link:

Request for Proposal Cover Letter

Provider Response to Request for Proposal 



The St. Louis County Public Health and Human Services Department provides a broad array of human services to the residents of St. Louis County. These services are provided by professional staff of the department or by the professionals under contract with the department. Contracts are entered into in response to community need and to help the PHHS Department accomplish its core objectives. Requests for contracts typically come from department staff and/or community service providers. The contract application and review process looks at service need, service definitions and standards, licensing and regulatory requirements, staffing, insurance, funding sources, budget considerations, and rate structures. Following administrative review by the PHHS Department, the St. Louis County Board of Commissioners reviews and acts on Contract requests. Contract documents are developed and executed by the Contract Services Unit following Board approval.

Contract Services Representatives:


Children's Services & Income Maintenance-Children's Mental Health, MFIP, Fraud Prevention, Child Support, Domestic Violence:
Abigail Schaefer: 218-725-5015 or

Adult Services-Waivers & GRH, Adult Mental Health, Homeless:
Eric Blomstrom: 218-726-2143 or

Out-of-County Contracts:
Pam Moline: 218-726-2045 or

Janet Nilsen: 218-726-2053 or