Article 9

ARTICLE 9

(Appropriation:  Health and Human Services)

To see what sums the Town will vote to appropriate, and also to raise, borrow pursuant to any applicable statute, or transfer from available funds, for the Council for Human Services to be used by the Council to contract with various health and human services, not-for-profit corporations to provide for the health, safety and welfare of the inhabitants of the Town of Nantucket; further, that all such sums be expended on the condition that grant agreements be executed by and between the Select Board and the respective private, not-for-profit agency for Fiscal Year 2022, which grant agreements shall stipulate mutually agreed upon terms and conditions; or to take any other action related thereto.

 

(Select Board)

FINANCE COMMITTEE MOTION:  Moved that Six Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($650,000) be raised and appropriated from the Fiscal Year 2022 tax levy and other general revenues of the Town, and that Ninety-five Thousand Dollars ($95,000) be transferred from the Special Stabilization Fund for Substance Abuse Efforts for the Town Manager to expend to fund grants for the following health and human services, private not-for-profit agencies to provide for the health, safety and welfare of the inhabitants of the Town of Nantucket, provided that the Town Manager with the approval of the Select Board, execute grant agreements with the respective agencies for Fiscal Year 2022, which contracts shall stipulate mutually agreed upon terms and conditions, and provided further that the grant to the National Alliance on Mental Illness shall be funded from the Special Stabilization Fund for Substance Abuse Efforts with a condition that the grant funds be expended solely for addiction and mental health treatments services:

 

AGENCY

AMOUNT

A Safe Place

$55,000.00

Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention

$50,000.00

Elder Services of Cape Cod

$20,000.00

Health Imperatives

$90,000.00

Fairwinds

$176,323.00

MV Community Services

$18,000.00

South Coastal Legal Services

$4,600.00

Interfaith Council

$70,000.00

Nantucket Cottage Hospital Social Services

$130,671.20

Small Friends

$15,000.00

Artist’s Association

$18,200.00

Cape Mediation

$2,205.80

National Alliance on Mental Illness

$95,000.00

TOTAL

$745,000.00