This announcement solicits applications for the 2014 State Implementation Grants for Enhancing the System of Services for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs through Systems Integration. The purpose of this initiative is to increase the number of children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) who receive a patient/family-centered medical/health home approach to comprehensive, coordinated services and supports. Through a national technical assistance center and a cross-state learning community, states will increase their capacity to coordinate policy, program development/analysis, and collaborative partnerships across agencies, organizations and programs at the state and local levels.
Eligibility for this funding is limited to state governmental agencies.
Anticipated Total Annual Available Funding: $3,600,000
Estimated Number and Type of Award(s): 12 grants
Estimated Award Amount: Up to $300,000 per year
Kathleen Watters, MA
Public Health Analyst
Division of Services for Children with Special Health Needs
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Telephone: (301) 443-0272
Fax: (301) 443-2960
Before you can apply for this funding opportunity, you must register in three places: DUNS, SAM, and Grants.gov.
Be sure to provide complete and consistent information to all three systems. If there is a problem anywhere in the process, your registration can take 4 weeks or even longer. Before you do anything else, make sure you Register & Get Ready.