Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 4/26/2023 - 6:00 PM
Category: Special Education and Student Services
Type: Action
Subject: 15.18 Review and Potential Approval of Increase to Master Contract with EMBRACE Mental Health for the 2022/23 School Year
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Goal 2:
High quality, culturally proficient, and responsive staff will provide engaging instruction respectful of all students' backgrounds to ensure they are college and career ready.
File Attachment:
EMBRACE - 2022-23 Master Contract - Final.pdf
EMBRACE - Insurance 2023-09-01.pdf
EMBRACE - Amendment - vendor signature.pdf
Summary: EMBRACE Mental Health is a California certified non-public agency provider of school based mental health services. Additional funds in the amount of $5,000.00 are requested at this time to cover anticipated costs for the remainder of the 2022/23 school year. Services are provided according to the terms of students' individualized educational programs and individual service agreements.
Funding: General Purpose/Special Education
Program Code 16520 In-House Mental Health
Fiscal Impact Increase of $5,000.00 to bring contract to $55,000.00
Recommendation: Move to approve increase to master contract with EMBRACE Mental Health for the 2022/23 school year as presented.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Bryan Cassin - Special Education Administrator
Signed By:
Wendi Aghily - Chief, Pupil Services and Special Education
Signed By:
Elizabeth McClanahan - Director of Purchasing and Warehouse
Signed By:
Nancy Chen - Chief Accountant
Signed By:
Cesar Alvarado - General Counsel
Signed By:
Dr. Adam Clark - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Linda Mayo Moved, Member Debra Mason seconded to approve the Original motion 'Move to approve increase to master contract with EMBRACE Mental Health for the 2022/23 school year as presented.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
Cherise Khaund     Yes
Linda Mayo     Yes
Keisha Nzewi     Yes
Erin McFerrin     Yes
Debra Mason     Yes