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File #: 3939   
Type: Consent Status: Passed
File created: 3/29/2021 Department: Transitional Assistance
On agenda: 4/6/2021 Final action: 4/6/2021
Subject: Non-Financial Memorandum of Understanding with the Center for Employment Opportunities for Data Sharing
Attachments: 1. COV-TAD-04-06-21 MOU with CEO for Data Sharing, 2. MOU-TAD-04-06-21-CEO for Data Sharing, 3. Item #42 Executed BAI
REPORT/RECOMMENDATION TO THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
OF THE COUNTY OF SAN BERNARDINO
AND RECORD OF ACTION

April 6, 2021

FROM
GILBERT RAMOS, Director, Transitional Assistance Department

SUBJECT
Title
Non-Financial Memorandum of Understanding with the Center for Employment Opportunities for Data Sharing
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RECOMMENDATION(S)
Recommendation
Approve non-financial Memorandum of Understanding with the Center for Employment Opportunities, as a California Department of Social Services endorsed third-party partner, for data sharing of information specific to employment and training participants recently released from incarceration and receiving CalFresh, for the period of April 7, 2021 through September 30, 2023.
(Presenter: Gilbert Ramos, Director, 388-0245)
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COUNTY AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER GOALS & OBJECTIVES
Provide for the Safety, Health and Social Service Needs of County Residents.
Pursue County Goals and Objectives by Working with Other Agencies.

FINANCIAL IMPACT
This Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) is non-financial; therefore, it does not impact Discretionary General Funding (Net County Cost).

BACKGROUND INFORMATION
Under the terms of the recommended MOU, the Center for Employment Opportunities will provide the Transitional Assistance Department (TAD) with a complete list of San Bernardino County Center for Employment Opportunities employment and training participants on a monthly basis. TAD will use the provided list to update the TAD case management system with the work registration for Able Bodied Adults without Dependents (ABAWD) customers. TAD administers the public assistance programs in San Bernardino County, including CalFresh, California's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program serving low-income individuals.

The Center for Employment Opportunities is a statewide, nonprofit social enterprise that provides transitional jobs and tailored vocational services to individuals who were recently released from incarceration an...

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