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The Iowa Department of Human Services (Agency) is providing this notice of intent to release a request for proposal (RFP) on or around August 1, 2019, for the purpose of procuring Family Centered Services (FCS). The procurement is necessary due to the Family First Prevention Services Act (Family First) which was signed into law as part of the Bipartisan Budget Act on February 9, 2018. This act reforms the federal child welfare financing streams, Title IV-E and Title IV-B of the Social Security Act, to provide services to families who are at risk of entering the child welfare system. Note: This is not a RFP. The RFP will be posted separately from this notice.