Request for Proposals

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RFP Description

Due Date

The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH or the Department) is seeking proposals for three separate Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) services: 1. Care Coordination; 2. Family Professional Partnership; and 3. Respite and Extended Service Funds.

Component 1: Care Coordination is to provide coordinated, culturally sensitive, developmentally appropriate, statewide Care Coordination services in community-based pediatric practice settings for CYSHCN determined eligible under the State CYSHCN Program guidelines.

Component 2: Family Professional Partnerships is to identify one contractor who will develop and administer a statewide network of family professional partners to support CYSHCN and providers of services for CYSHCN.

Component 3: Respite and Extended Service Funds is to identify one individual or organization to develop, administer, and serve as the fiduciary of funds for a statewide program to process requests for respite and DPH’s approved services for families determined eligible under the State CYSHCN program.

Deadline for submission of proposals is October 31, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. EST.

The Connecticut Department of Public Health is seeking proposals from local health, municipal, non-profit, and community-based organizations to implement drug overdose data surveillance and prevention activities within local communities. Working with the Department of Public Health and local partners, awardees will take a leadership role within their local areas to improve capacity to respond to drug overdoses and initiate and strengthen public health system interventions necessary to improve protective behaviors and reduce harmful use of prescription and illicit drugs in order to reduce drug overdose morbidity and mortality.


Deadline for submission of proposals is October 30, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. EST.