Purchasing & General Services

Purchasing and General Services establishes and administers contracts with private agencies or individuals to provide services in the community and is also responsible for various General Services functions in central office.

Current Bid Opportunities available for download.

Client Services

The Department of Mental Health contracts with approximately 1,800 agencies and individuals throughout the state for quality services for the citizens of Missouri. It is our goal to establish a network of contracted service providers that is as diverse as the individuals we serve.

The department purchases many services for the individuals it serves, including the following:

  • Prevention
  • Evaluation
  • Treatment
  • Therapies
  • Habilitation
  • Rehabilitation
  • Residential
  • Other special services

Commodities and Professional Services

The Department of Mental Health has 29 facilities throughout the state. Each facility has the delegation of authority to procure commodities/professional services under $25,000. An example of purchases at a facility level may include: office supplies, janitorial services, pest control services, miscellaneous medical supplies, etc.

Facility Contract Coordinators

Agencies and individuals who are interested in contracting with the department may contact:
Missouri Department of Mental Health

Office of Administration - Purchasing and General Services
P.O. Box 687
Jefferson City, MO 65102
(573) 751.3073
FAX: (573) 522.8438

Purchasing and General Services Personnel

Purchasing Section

General Services Section