Issued: April 22, 2019

Request for Proposals – High Fidelity Wraparound

Partners initiated a Request for Proposal (RFP) to identify current Partners’ Network Providers interested in and qualified to provide High Fidelity Wraparound (HFW) services for persons from birth through age 21 years of age, with a diagnosis of Severe Emotional Disturbance on February 21, 2019 (Provider Communication Bulletin #90).A Mandatory Provider Meeting was announced on February 21, 2019 and was held on Tuesday, March 26, 2019. 

The Request for Proposal and associated documents are now available at

Organizations who attended the Provider Meeting are eligible to submit a proposal for this RFP.  The submission must follow the required RFP format and be submitted by Tuesday, May 7, 2019, by 5:00 pm to be considered.

If you have questions, please contact Roanna Newton by emailing or calling 828-323-8054.

Partners’ Provider Council

Partners’ Provider Council will meet this Friday, April 26, 2019, at Partners’ Hickory Office, Basement Multipurpose Room. Providers meet from 9:30-10:30 a.m., and Partners’ employees join the meeting from 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. The Partners’ Provider Council is a professional representation of the network and advocates for all service providers in the Partners’ catchment area. The Council facilitates an open exchange of ideas and brings forward concerns and solutions while promoting collaboration and mutual accountability among providers. All providers are welcome to attend Provider Council meetings. To learn more, please visit