The ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES, (hereinafter referred to as “the Department” and “DHR”) seeks qualified vendors to provide one hundred (100) statewide slots of Moderate Residential Services for Children. The Department is seeking to improve local capacity and provide a continuum of residential treatment services. The Department is seeking vendors who reinforce the value of serving youth locally in a well-coordinated system of care which is seamless for the youth/family outcome driven, culturally competent, standardized in term of multi-disciplinary assessment, cost effective and collaborative in nature in building partnerships to sustain quality services. The Department is seeking vendors who can increase stability for youth in placement, reduce the length of time a youth spends in care and enhance reunification and permanency options and outcomes for a youth. The Department seeks vendors with the ability to provide ancillary services to preserve or maintain successful placement stability including, but not limited to individual aide services. A more complete description of the services sought for this project is provided in Section 3, Scope of Project. Proposals submitted in response to this solicitation must comply with the instructions and procedures contained herein.