Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (TMIECHV) Program: Development and Implementation Grants
Application: Mar 23, 2016
Funds will support 5-year demonstration grants (cooperative agreements) between ACF and Federally-recognized Indian Tribes (or a consortium of Indian Tribes), Tribal Organizations, or Urban Indian Organizations to conduct community needs assessments; develop the infrastructure needed for widespread planning, adopting, implementing, expanding, enhancing, and sustaining of evidence-based maternal, infant, and early childhood home visiting programs; and provide high-quality evidence-based home visiting services to pregnant women and families with young children aged birth to kindergarten entry.
During the five-year project periods of the cooperative agreements, funds will support:
- Conducting a tribal needs assessment regarding home visiting programs
- Collaborative planning efforts to address identified needs by developing capacity and infrastructure to fully plan, adopt, implement, and sustain high-quality home visiting programs
- Providing high-quality, evidence-based home visiting services to pregnant women and families with young children aged birth to kindergarten entry
- Conducting evaluations that may include examining effectiveness of home visiting models serving tribal populations
Applications will be accepted from:
- Federally-recognized Indian Tribes (or consortium of Tribes)
- Tribal Organizations
- Urban Indian Organizations
Award ceiling: $400,000
Award floor: $100,000 Expected number of awards: 4
Project period: 5 years
Estimated total program funding: $1,000,000
Links to the application and full announcement are available through grants.gov.
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