2023-2028 Psychiatric Services in Cattaraugus and Erie Counties

To whom it may concern,


Attached is the IFB for upcoming Psychiatric Services for Western NY DDSOO.  OPWDD's Contract Management Unit for Western NY DDSOO is soliciting sealed bids from responsible and qualified contractors to perform Psychiatric Services for the Western NY DDSOO Individuals with developmental disabilities in Cattaraugus and Erie Counties for 60 months.  References and applicable insurances are required.  Prevailing Wage will not apply.  OPWDD will select the responsible and responsive Bidder that provides the lowest Proposed Hourly Rate for Psychiatric Services. There are 40 hours per week available for coverage.  Vendors may bid on a minimum of 4 hours per week, up to 40 hours per week. OPWDD reserves the right to reject any and all offers. 


If you are interested, please submit 1 original of the IFB Cost Proposal Form along with 1 original set of all the mandatory supporting documents, and all treatment provider documents. The Sample Contract Template is for reference only. Please review the document, familiarize yourself with the language but do not submit the Sample Contract Template with your bid. The Sample Contract Template is not a required document.  Bid Submissions are due by 2:00 pm on August 3, 2023.   If you have any questions, you can contact:


Email: [email protected]




Kyle Newton at 845-877-6821 Ext. 3219

[email protected]


If you are currently not interested, kindly complete the IFB No-Bid Form which is the last page of the Invitation for Bid.