Thursday, December 5, 2019

New Request for Proposals from CDHS


The Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS) has published two Request For Proposals (RFPs) funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) block grant for Primary Prevention Services of Substance Use and Abuse.  

RFP 20200000117 (Evidence-Based Practices) for Primary Prevention,  and 
RFP 20200000115 (Innovative Approaches) for Primary Prevention may be viewed via the Vendor Self Supplier Portal (VSS) at ( In an effort to promote attention to this solicitation, I offer this notification to you and/or the firm you represent. Please feel free to distribute within your company and to your stakeholders as you see fit.  

For portal help please contact the help desk at calling 303-866-6464 or emailing The Colorado VSS Help Desk is available Monday through Friday,  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. MT.

Any questions, comments or inquiries regarding the solicitations are due by December 9th, and should be directed to Ryan Yarrow ( or by phone, 303-866-3227. Proposal submissions must be received prior to January 6th, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. MT to be considered for award.   

Your organization and/or your email may be on multiple databases, and therefore, you may receive this announcement multiple times. Please disregard if you receive more than one email with this information. This notification is intended to only serve as promotion of the aforementioned solicitation, and should not be construed as an award of services.