The Area Agency on Aging of the Southern Mississippi Planning and Development District is now issuing a Request for Proposals for fiscal year 2019 for Congregate Meals in Pearl River County. Title III of the Older Americans Act of 1965 as amended and the Social Services Block Grant authorize the Area Agency on Aging to provide an array of services to Mississippians age 60 years and above. On September 17, 2018, Requests for Proposals will be available on our website www.smpdd.com, or they may be picked up Mon – Fri, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 10441 Corporate Drive, Suite 1, Gulfport, MS 39503. Requests for Proposals may also be obtained by mail by calling (228)868-2311 Mon-Fri, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Notices of Intent to Submit a Proposal must be received no later than October 5th by 5:00 p.m. Proposals must be received no later than October 19, 2018 by 4:00 p.m. at 10441 Corporate Drive, Suite 1, Gulfport, MS 39503. Proposals will be opened October 22, 2018. The Area Agency on Aging reserves the right to reject any and all proposals in the best interest of the Agency.