OFFICE OF THE CLERK
OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

REGULAR AGENDA REQUEST
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MEETING DATE December 5, 2017
Departments: Social Services
TIME REQUIRED 10 minutes (5 minute presentation, 5 minute discussion) PERSONS APPEARING BEFORE THE BOARD Kathy Peterson; Francie Avitia
SUBJECT Housing and Disability Income Advocacy Program (HDAP)
AGENDA DESCRIPTION:

(A brief general description of what the Board will hear, discuss, consider, or act upon)

The Housing and Disability Advocacy Program is a county administered program that assists disabled individuals (including those in families) who are experiencing homelessness to apply for disability benefit programs while also providing housing  assistance. Authorization is sought for the Department of Social Services to receive the California Department of Social Services HDAP grant in the amount of $75,000 for Fiscal Years 2017-20.

RECOMMENDED ACTION:
Authorize the Department of Social Services to receive from the California Department of Social Services a Housing and Disability Advocacy Program grant in the amount of $75,000 for Fiscal Years 2017-20.  
FISCAL IMPACT:
The grant will provide up to $75,000 for fiscal years 2017-20, and requires a 100% match which has been identified through Mental Health Service Act funds and county general funds allocated to Social Services. No new county general funds will be required. 
CONTACT NAME: Kathy Peterson
PHONE/EMAIL: 760-924-1763 / kpeterson@mono.ca.gov
SEND COPIES TO:
Kathy Peterson
MINUTE ORDER REQUESTED:
YES NO
ATTACHMENTS:
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Staff report
HDAP Application
  History
  Time Who Approval
  11/30/2017 6:08 AM County Administrative Office Yes
  11/29/2017 2:23 PM County Counsel Yes
  11/29/2017 9:38 AM Finance Yes