Apply for Human Services Funding

Apply for Adult Human Services Investments



The next opportunity to be considered for Human Services Investment will begin with an announcement in November 2023. We anticipate application season will begin early December 2023.

Review Information Meeting Details:
Children's Services Application Process Meeting

General Application Information

To be considered for a recommended investment, applicants must pass an eligibility quick which leads them to the application for investment.  

Consideration for investment originates from a recommendation provided to the Manatee County Board of County Commissioners based an several factors. Investments are awarded on a competitive basis and the Manatee Board of County Commissioners determine the amount available in any given year. 

Programs are paid on a reimbursement basis and are contingent upon the successful completion of the project (the results or human gain) and meeting the requirements of the executed agreement.

 Applications for fiscal year 2023-2024 will be open Friday, December 16 at 12:00 p. m. and will close on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at 5:00 p. m.

Regarding Children's Services Applications, a follow-up assistance zoom will be held on January 13, 2023, at 10 a.m. This zoom meeting is being held to answer any general questions that an agency may have, once they have started the application process. The zoom link is below.


  1. Select the proper application below to begin your process to apply for investment in Fiscal Year 2024 (October 1, 2023 - September 30, 2024). When you select below you are beginning a new application. Remember to only click the link when starting a new application, and only once per program. 
  2. Once you've entered the online application system, sign in using your current login information previously established from past years. If your agency has not applied for investment funding in the past, create an account profile by clicking New Applicant? under the box labeled email.
  3. Utilize all Tips available. In the application you will find guidance and examples. Scrolling down on this page you will find Downloadable Guides. If you have submitted applications in the past, you may request your program's application scores.
  4. Submit the application with all required documents no later than 5pm on Wednesday, January 25, 2023.

Adult or Health Care Services - Results First Application

Adult or Health Care Services - Results as Services Application*

Children's Services - Results First Application

Children's Services - Results as Services Application*

*Only the below named agencies/programs qualify for Results as Services Application

Adult Human Services - Results As Services (RAS):

  • Gulf Coast Legal / Legal Aid

  • Keep Manatee Beautiful

  • Manatee Community Foundation

  • Mote Marine

  • Our Daily Bread

  • Rubonia Community Association

  • Suncoast Partnership to End Homelessness

Children's Services Dedicated Millage - Results As Services (RAS)

  • FELT

  • Florida Department of Health

  • Meals on Wheels

Contact us for additional support or questions

Community and Veterans Services and Public Safety representatives will be available to answer questions throughout this funding period. Please contact the appropriate person based on the funding source through which you will be requesting investment consideration.

Renese Remy, Criminal Justice Policy Coordinator (Adult Human Services)
941-748-4501, ext. 3722
Renese. [email protected] 

Chris Handy-Honeycutt, Adult Services Human Services Analyst
941-748-4501, ext. 3677
[email protected]

Angie Hills, Adult Services Sr Human Services Analyst
 941-748-4501, ext. 3484
[email protected]

Thu Le, Health Care Services Program Manager
941-749-3500, ext. 8173
[email protected]

Kristi Hagen, Children's Services Program Coordinator
941-748-4501, ext. 3485
[email protected]

LaWanda Timmons, Children's Services Sr Human Services Analyst
941-748-4501, ext. 3478
[email protected]

Johanna Beville, Children's Services Sr Human Services Analyst
941-748-4501, ext. 3465
[email protected]