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Batterer Intervention Programs

Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) in partnership with the Allegheny County Jail has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for both community-based and jail-based Batterer Intervention Programs. DHS is interested in contracting with qualified entities that are based in programs that have a sound methodology, ensure batterers’ accountability and demonstrate a commitment to continuous quality improvement through a process of data collection, evaluation and program modification to reduce and prevent intimate partner violence.

Important Dates 

  • May 2, 2014                                      County issue date 
  • Ongoing until June 6, 2014            Questions by email 
  • June 13, 2014, 2:00 p.m. EST       Proposal due date   
  • June 17, through July 11, 2014   RFP evaluation and presentations 
  • September 1, 2014                        Contract begin date 

Issuing Office/Point of Contact 

  • The County’s Department of Human Services (DHS) is serving as the “Issuing Office” for this RFP.  The Issuing Office is the sole point of contact in the County with regard to all aspects of this RFP.
  • Please refer all inquiries about the RFP in writing and email to: DHS-RFP Batterer Intervention Inbox 
  • Send proposals preferably via email to: DHS-RFP Batterer Intervention Inbox; or via U.S. mail to: Leslie Lewis-Pollard, Allegheny County Department of Human Services, One Smithfield Street, 5th Floor, Pittsburgh, PA  15222

PDF Icon Batterer Intervention Programs RFP
PDF Icon Q&A compilation - updated June 11, 2014  

MWDBE Contract Specifications Manual
MWDBE Participation Statement form
MWDBE Waiver Statement form  

PDF Icon Appendicies A - D - Required Documents
Excel Document Icon Appendix E - Application Summary
Excel Document Icon Appendix F - Batterer Intervention Programs Budget Template
PDF Icon Appendix G - ACJC Application System Requirements 
Excel Document Icon Appendix H - Court Schedule