Agency: Health & Human Services (HHS) (Admin. for Children & Families, ACF); Program: Transitional Living Program (TLP) & Maternity Group Homes (MGH) (CFDA Number: 93.550) (Funding Opportunity Number: HHS-2017-ACF-ACYF-CX-1233); Eligibility: Schools, governments, public and private colleges and universities, nonprofits and for-profits, including small businesses (faith-based and community groups are also eligible); Funding: $20 million for 103 awards ranging to about $200,000 each (10% match required — https://goo.gl/DVICVX); Deadline: July 14.
Summary: These grants support organizations providing an alternative to involving youths in the law enforcement, child welfare, mental health and juvenile justice systems. Each TLP must provide a safe and appropriate shelter for up to 21 months of services with adult supervision, life and interpersonal skill building, career counseling and job skills, counseling and medical care.
Priority goes to entities that have experience in providing shelter (such as group homes, including maternity group homes, host family homes, and supervised apartments) and services — including information and counseling services. The program site is at: http://tinyurl.com/94onawv