Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Homeless Services

This Request for Qualifications (RFQ) is being issued by the City of Oakland Human Services Department to identify qualified firms, project teams or individuals (contractor) who can complete implementation tasks related to Homeless Services during the 2019-2022 period. Services include (but are not limited to) site management and/or operation of an emergency shelter program, housing navigation assistance, workforce development for unsheltered persons, health and hygiene programs, as well as training and technical assistance to City staff.

Pre-Proposal Meeting: Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 9:30am-11:30am, City Hall, Hearing Room #1, 1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, 1st Floor, Oakland, CA 94612

Proposal Submittal Deadline: Friday, December 28, 2018 no later than 2:00 PM. Please submit six (6) copies of your proposal to the Office of the City Administrator, Contracts and Compliance Division, 250 Frank Ogawa Plaza, 3rd Floor, Suite 3341, Oakland, CA. 94612 (Attn: Paula Peav)

NOTE: (1) Proposals not received at the above location by the stated deadline are late and will be returned unopened; (2) If using a courier service, please secure guaranteed delivery to the required location and time as noted above.


All who wish to participate in this RFQ must register through iSupplier at ( ) to receive addenda/ updates on this RFQ, invoice payments if selected, and direct notification of future bid opportunities.

Experiencing bumps when registering? Send email to or call iSupplier support staff and advise that you need HELP to expedite registration for this RFQ!

The following policies apply to this RFQ: Equal Benefits ♦ 50% L/SLBE ♦ Living Wage ♦ Campaign Reform Act ♦ Professional Services Local Hire ♦ Prompt Payment ♦ Arizona Boycott ♦ Dispute Disclosure ♦Border Wall Prohibition.

Please read Contract boilerplate and Insurance Requirements (Schedule Q) in preparation for your success.

For Answers to Questions:

1. Contact Paula Peav via email at
2. For iSupplier registration support, contact Dasco Munoz at,(510) 238 7643.