Notice is hereby given that sealed proposals for competitive contracting, not subject to public bidding pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:11-4.1 will be received by the County Purchasing Agent of the County of Salem. The following services have been established as priorities:

     Access Services:               Assisted Transportation


     Home Support:               Certified Home Health Aide


                                                Residential Maintenance

      Community Support:   Adult Medical Daycare


                                                Legal Service

                                                Physical Activity

     Nutrition Services:        Home Delivered Meals

                                               Congregate Nutrition

Specifications may be obtained daily between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM from the Salem County Purchasing Department, Salem County Administration Building, 94 Market Street, 2nd Floor, Salem, New Jersey 08079 or they may be mailed on telephone request (856) 935-7510, extension 8401.

A Technical Assistance meeting for applications is scheduled for September 9, 2015, at 10:00 am at the Office on Aging at 98 Market St, Salem NJ  08079.

Proposals shall be enclosed in sealed envelopes bearing the legend, “Proposal for Providing Services and Programs for Salem County Senior Residents 60 Years of Age or Older and Limited Disabled Residents” on the outside. The proposals shall be returned to the Salem County Purchasing Agent by September 29, 2015 at 2:00 PM, prevailing time, when they will be opened and read in public. Late proposals will not be considered.

Bidders are required to comply with the requirements of P.L. 1975, C. 127 (N.J.A.C. 17:27) Affirmative Action and P.L. 1977, C. 33 (N.J.S.A. 52-25-24.2) Corporate Disclosure.

By order of the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Salem, Julie Acton, Director.


Jessica Foote

Purchasing Agent