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Notice of Funding Availability – Statewide Central Intake and Referral System

In partnership with the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities, the Ohio Department of Health is pleased to share the following Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) to facilitate a statewide Early Childhood Central Intake and Referral System.

In accordance with ORC 3701.611, ODH is seeking competitive proposals from qualified vendors to implement and maintain a statewide Early Childhood Central Intake and Referral system for the Help Me Grow system of support. This system shall function as a coordinated, single point of entry to access services that promote family-centered programs for expectant parents, newborns, infants, toddlers, including those with developmental delays and/or disabilities and their families in collaboration and cooperation with other state and local agencies. Activities conducted through the Early Childhood Central Intake shall specifically provide centralized intake and referral services for all applicable Help Me Grow system activities (ODH funded Home Visiting Programs (Healthy Families America, Nurse Family Partnership, Parents and Teachers), Moms & Babies First Community Health Worker programs) and the Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) Early Intervention (EI) program

To view the funding opportunity, please click here.

RFP attachments

Project Title. ODH Early Childhood Central Intake and Referral System for Fiscal Year 2019
RFP Posting Date. January 22, 2018
RFP Due Date. February 26, 2018
RFP Inquiry Period. January 22, 2018- February 5, 2018
RFP Inquires Contact: Please send all inquiries to Carol Cook at during the inquiry period designated above. Questions and associated answers shall be posted to this page.

RFP Questions and Answers 1/28/18

RFP Questions and Answers 2/5/18

Page Updated: 2/5/2018