Doña Ana County

COUNTY SEEKS LETTERS OF INTEREST FOR CRISIS TRIAGE CENTER

COUNTY SEEKS LETTERS OF INTEREST FOR CRISIS TRIAGE CENTER

 

            Doña Ana County has released a request for letters of interest for re-entry and diversion services for individuals with mental illness who are involved in the criminal justice system.

            The county owns a facility designated as a Crisis Triage Center, the intended purpose of which is to better care for people with mental health conditions by diverting them from jail and hospitals. Any contracted re-entry and diversion services will be delivered in the Crisis Triage Center.

            Completed letters of interest must be received at the Doña Ana County Purchasing Department, Room 2-147, 845 N. Motel Blvd, Las Cruces, NM 88007, no later than 2 p.m., Monday, July 31, 2017. Specifications for the letters of interest are available at 845 N. Motel Blvd, Las Cruces, NM, Room 2-147 or can be obtained from the Doña Ana County website at: http://www.donaanacounty.org/bids/

            Any letters received after the deadline will be returned unopened.  For more information, contact Doña Ana County Purchasing Manager Donald E. Bullard at (575) 525-5927 or send an email to donb@donaanacounty.org.

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Reporters seeking more information or interviews may call county Public Information Director Jess Williams at (575) 525-5801.