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File #: 19-1375    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 12/9/2019 In control: Safety, Housing, Education & Homelessness Committee
On agenda: 1/27/2020 Final action: 1/27/2020
Title: A resolution approving a proposed Amendatory Agreement between the City and County of Denver and Mental Health Center of Denver for operation of the Denver Crisis Intervention Response Unit. Amends a contract with Mental Health Center of Denver by adding $700,000 for a new total of $1,700,000 and one year for a new end date of 12-31-20 for operation of the Crisis Intervention Response Unit, known as the co-responder program, which pairs a mental health clinician with a police officer to respond to calls involving individuals with suspected mental health needs (ENVHL - 201952894-01). The last regularly scheduled Council meeting within the 30-day review period is on 2-18-20. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 12-18-19.
Indexes: Emily Lapel
Attachments: 1. RR19 1375 DDPHE MHCD CIRU, 2. RR19 1375 DDPHE MHCD CIRU Scope of Work, 3. mhcd ciru 2020 12.pdf, 4. 19-1375 Filed Resolution_Mental Health Center of Denver_201952894-01, 5. 19-1375 Mental Health Center of Denver Amendatory Agreement_201952894-01, 6. 19-1375 Filed Resolution_Mental Health Center of Denver, 7. 19-1375 - signed
Contract Request Template (Contracts; IGAs; Leases)

Date Submitted: 12-9-19

Requesting Agency: Department of Public Health and Environment
Division:

Subject Matter Expert Name:

Name: Will Fenton
Email: Will.Fenton@denvergov.org

Item Title & Description:
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A resolution approving a proposed Amendatory Agreement between the City and County of Denver and Mental Health Center of Denver for operation of the Denver Crisis Intervention Response Unit.
Amends a contract with Mental Health Center of Denver by adding $700,000 for a new total of $1,700,000 and one year for a new end date of 12-31-20 for operation of the Crisis Intervention Response Unit, known as the co-responder program, which pairs a mental health clinician with a police officer to respond to calls involving individuals with suspected mental health needs (ENVHL - 201952894-01). The last regularly scheduled Council meeting within the 30-day review period is on 2-18-20. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 12-18-19.
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Affected Council District(s) or citywide? Citywide

Contract Control Number: ENVHL - 201952894-01

Vendor/Contractor Name (including any "DBA"): Mental Health Center of Denver

Type and Scope of services to be performed:
The CIRU has been funded by the Crime Prevention and Control Commission since mid-2016. Since that time, the program has grown to include 12 co-responders that in 2018 made contact with 1,725 individuals in the community. The dire...

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