Request for Proposals and Related Solicitation Documents

The County of Santa Cruz, Human Services Department administers several local, state, and federally funded programs.  These programs frequently require services from qualified contractors, vendors, and community based organizations. Listed below are open requests and recently closed requests for proposals and/or requests for qualifications released previously by the Human Services Department. Please click on a link below for further details on the specific requests. 


The County of Santa Cruz Human Services Department invites proposals for a Master Plan on Aging (MPA) Community Needs Assessment. In collaboration with the Adult and Long Term Care (ALTC) division, prospective respondent will develop and coordinate the assessment to identify challenges or needs for implementing the MPA locally with a multi-jurisdictional focus.

Review the Board Item HERE and obtain the RFQ via the PDF link below.

Submit proposals by 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time on December 16, 2022, to or in sealed envelopes marked with RFQ #2022HSD09 to Human Services Department, Centralized Contracting Unit, 1000 Emeline Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060.

2022HSD09 RFQ Master Plan on Aging Community Needs Assessment (PDF, 396 KB)



Parent Partner Program Services Proposal - Request for Qualifications #2021HSD07

Solicitation results are available online at: Board of Supervisors June 8, 2021

The County of Santa Cruz Human Services Department invites responses for social services consultant(s) or organization(s) to provide Parent Partner Program services.  The proposed scope of work for the Parent Partner Program within the Family and Children Services (FCS) Division of the Human Services Department (HSD) can be found in Attachment A of the Request for Proposal #2021HSD07.  Consultant(s) or organization(s) must have expertise serving families involved in the child welfare system, including engaging parents and providing advocacy services.  Obtain the documents and further information via the link below.


RFQ #2021HSD07 Parent Partner Program Services Proposal Application Packet



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For more information on other County solicitations please refer to the General Services Department Website at  

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