Central Point of Coordination (CPC) is the term adopted by the State County Management Committee to define the "Single Point of Entry" required by Chapter 331 of the Iowa Code. 


  Cedar County, Iowa -
Communtiy Services

Coordinator of Disability Services (CDS) or Community Services:

Coordinator of Disability (CDS)  is the term adopted by the State County Management Committee to define the "Single Point of Entry" required by Chapter 331 of the Iowa Code. CDS is an administrative function and is a component of the managed system required by Chapter 331 of the Iowa Code.


CPC Responsibilities:

Accept service applications from residents of Cedar County who are requesting county funding for services funded by a county mental health budget;

Determine residency for funding services for the applicant, or if the State of Iowa is responsible (called a state case);

Determine if the applicant is financially eligible for funding;

Authorize funding for services, according to the guidelines of the county mental health management plan;

Develop the annual county mental health budget;

Provide oversight of the county mental health management plan;

Negotiate rates and monitor contracts with service providers;

Collect data of individuals served and Cedar County dollars spent from the county mental health budget;

Submit required reports to the Iowa Department of Human Services;

Inform people of the services and supports available in Cedar County;

 

Cedar County Central Point of Coordination

Address of
CPC office:
Cedar County Courthouse
400 Cedar Street
Tipton, IA 52772

Hours Office is open:
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Phone Number:
(563) 886-3955

FAX Number:
(563) 886-1437

Office holder name:
Director
Julie Tischuk
Assistant Director
Bobbie Conrad

 


Community Services Forms:
Downloadable forms
used in the Community Services office


Community Services Links:

Iowa Department of Human Services

National Alliance on
Mental Illness
(NAMI)

Iowa State Association
of Counties (ISAC)
 
             

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