Description: This grant allows providers to coordinate and administer home studies and post release services for select unaccompanied children in Office of Refugee Resettlement custody. Service providers must assist the sponsor in accessing applicable legal service resources, and monitor and help facilitate the sponsor’s plan to ensure the UAC’s attendance at all immigration court proceedings and comply with DHS’s requirements.
Funding Title: Post Release and Home Study Services for Unaccompanied Alien Children (UAC)
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children & Families
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Express Language for Legal Aid: Yes
Target Population: Unaccompanied alien children (UAC)
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No
How to Apply: All applicants are required to maintain an active SAM registration until the application process is complete.
Current Closing Date for Applications: Aug 13, 2013
Estimated Total Program Funding: $15,000,000
Award Ceiling: $3,000,000
Award Floor: $500,000
Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity subject to exceptions specified below)
Organizations must be properly licensed as facilities and/or agencies for the provision of services for families and dependent children.
Individuals, foreign entities, and sole proprietorship organizations are not eligible to compete for, or receive, awards under this announcement.
Policy and Regulations on Use of Funds:
Current/Past Funding Recipients:
Samples of Successful Application:
Link to Full Announcement: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/grants/open/foa/files/HHS-2014-ACF-ORR-ZU-0632_0.pdf
Program Office Contact
Adminstration for Children and Families
Office of Refugee Resettlement
Division of Children’s Services
370 L’enfant Promenade SW
Washington, DC 20024
Phone: (202) 401-4832
Office of Grants Management Contact
Administration for Children and Families
Office of Grants Management, Division of Discretionary Grants
CB Operations Center
c/o LCG, Inc.
1400 Key Blvd, Suite 900
Arlington, VA 22209
Phone: (888) 203-6161
Categories: Children, Education, Education Organizations, Express Language for Legal Aid, Government Organizations, Health, Human Trafficking, Immigration, Individuals, Juvenile, Mental Health, Non-profit Organizations, Subgrant Possibilities, Victims of Crime