01-20-2009 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #31


Title
Agreement to Provide Mental Health Services

Discussion
This is an agreement with Children's Home Society, Orlando to continue the services of the School Board approved agreement with Open Door.  Children's Home Society has taken Open Door's mental health services under their leadership.  There is no cost to the School Board.  The service provider can access private insurance, alternate funding sources on Medicaid for the purpose of providing mental health services, given parental permission and compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.

Recommendation

Approve the agreement with Children's Home Society, Orlando.



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 12/9/2008
Consent after Information1/20/2009

Authority for Action
FS 1001.42: General Powers & Duties of the School Board

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Contact

Paula Ferrell, Resource Teacher, ext. 321

Betty A. Dunn, Assist. Supt., Student Services, ext. 270

Brenda Blackburn, Assoc. Supt., Curriculum & Instruction, ext. 300




Attachment:  Agreement to Provide Mental Health Services.pdf