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Rapid Re-Housing for Individuals (RRH-I) Solicitation

DHS is excited to announce that a new Rapid Re-Housing for Individuals (RRH-I) solicitation is now posted and open for applications. As we are working to increase the program’s capacity to serve an additional 300 individuals, we strongly encourage all interested parties to apply. DHS and OCP will be hosting a pre-bidders conference this Friday, May 14, at 1 pm, and applications are due on June 2. Information on how to join the pre-bidders conference this week and detailed instructions for accessing the solicitation are below.

Pre-Bidders conference:

Friday, May 14 from 1 to 2:30 pm

To join the meeting please utilize this link:

To join by phone:

+1-202-860-2110 United States Toll (Washington DC); 1-650-479-3208 Call-in toll number (US/Canada)
Meeting number (access code): 172 303 7812
Meeting password: zySm732AivW

Instructions for accessing the solicitation:

  1. Go to https://ocp.dc.gov/
  2. Hover over the “Opportunities” tab near the top of the page
  3. A series of options will appear and the “OCP Solicitation” link should be clicked
  4. This will open a new page. The first option on the page is to view electronic-only options. Please click on “Electric Opportunities”
  5. This will open a new page with three options (Status: Completed, Status: Open, and Status: Pending Selection) Please click on the “Status Open” drop-down arrow.
  6. Then select the Request for Qualification-FY21-DHS -Rapid Rehousing for Individual link
  7. This will bring up all of the solicitation information for you to review to consider your application

Please note, in order to submit an application through this system, providers MUST be registered in the Ariba PASS system and E-Sourcing. If a provider is not registered or is unsure, please follow steps 1 through 4 above, but in Step 4 please click on the “E-Sourcing” button instead of the “Electronic Opportunities” button.  This will open the Spend Management page where you can click on “Register as new Supplier.”

If you are experiencing any issues, please immediately contact OCP Helpdesk from Monday to Friday (9 AM to 4 PM) by phone at 202-724-4477 or email at [email protected].  Additionally, if providers have other questions about the solicitation, please contact Rhonda Meriwether at 202-657-8410 or at [email protected]