Agency: HHS-Admin. for Children & Families, ACF); Program: AdoptUSKids (CFDA Number: 93.254) (Funding Opportunity Number: HHS-2017-ACF-ACYF-CO-1237); Eligibility: Governments, nonprofits with or without 501(c)(3) status, public and private colleges and universities and for-profits (priority is given to projects which include interventions that help children and youth transform maladaptive coping methods into healthier strategies); Funding (estimated): A single $5.17million award (no match required); Deadline (tentative): June (NOFA to be released in April).
Summary: The AdoptUSKids grantee will assist states and tribes in recruitment and support of foster and adoptive families for children in public foster care. Activities will include recruitment training, technical assistance, and implementation of a multi-media campaign to attract and maintain adoptive and foster care families. The grantee will maintain or tweak the existing AdoptUSKids website at: http://www.adoptuskids.org/.