Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida HELPLINE: 866-413-5337

Notice of Intent to Award

The Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida for planning and service area 8 will hereby designate as Older Americans Act service providers and award contracts to the following respondents to the AAASWFL’s RFP 2019-01:

RespondentOAA TitleService Area
Charlotte County Human ServicesIII-BCharlotte County
III-ECharlotte County
III-EGCharlotte County
III-ESCharlotte County
Collier County Community
and Human Services
III-BCollier County
III-C1Collier County
III-C2Collier County
III-ECollier County
III-EGCollier County
III-ESCollier County
Hope Hospice and Community
Services, Inc. (Hope Connections)
III-BGlades County
Hendry County
III-C1Glades County
Hendry County
III-C2Glades County
Hendry County
III-EGlades County
Hendry County
III-EGGlades County
Hendry County
III-ESGlades County
Hendry County
Senior Friendship Centers, Inc.III-BDeSoto County
Lee County
Sarasota County
III-C1Charlotte County
DeSoto County
Lee County
Sarasota County
III-C2Charlotte County
DeSoto County
Lee County
Sarasota County
III-E
DeSoto County
Lee County
Sarasota County
III-EGDeSoto County
Lee County
Sarasota County
III-ES DeSoto County
Lee County
Sarasota County
Florida Rural Legal ServicesIII-BCharlotte County
Collier County
DeSoto County
Glades County
Hendry County
Lee County
Sarasota County
III-EGCharlotte County
Collier County
DeSoto County
Glades County
Hendry County
Lee County
Sarasota County
III-ESCharlotte County
Collier County
DeSoto County
Glades County
Hendry County
Lee County
Sarasota County

Beginning January 1, 2020, the forgoing providers will be responsible for the provision of services under the Older Americans Act administered by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs.

Any party who is substantially affected by the AAASWFL’s intended decision to award to the agencies shown above must file a written notice of protest with the AAASWFL by September 3, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. Procedures for filing a protest are outlined in AAASWFL RFP-2019-01 and in Rule 58C-1.0031, Florida Administrative Code. Failure to file a notice of protest as described in subsection (4) of Rule 58C-1.0031, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.), shall constitute a waiver of proceedings under Rule 58C-1.0031, F.A.C. 

More information regarding this award and the Request for Proposals (AAASWFL RFP-2019-01) can be found at www.aaaswfl.org or by contacting Becky MacKenzie, 239-652-6900 ext. 58282, Becky.MacKenzie@aaaswfl.org or by visiting the Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida, 15201 North Cleveland Avenue, Suite 1100, North Fort Myers, FL 33903.