Health Resources & Services Administration
05/09/11 8:00 PM EST
Grants up to $75,000 for organizations that provide a wide range of services for children with developmental disabilities and autism spectrum disorder. Funding should be used for services that provide the following: greater access to health care and health insurance, greater access to a culturally competent family-centered medical home which coordinates care with pediatric sub-specialties and community-based services, continuous screening for ASD and other developmental disabilities, and easy access to community services for families of children with developmental disorders.
The organizations applying for this planning grant must demonstrate their ability to form effective partnerships between the State Title V Program for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Primary Care Providers, pediatric specialists, family leaders and parent organizations, state and community agencies, state legislatures, public and private payers, and schools.
GrantWatch ID#: 124806
Up to 8
09/01/2011 - 08/31/2013
Any public or private entity, including Indian tribes and state controlled institutions for higher education, is eligible to apply for federal funding.
Public health programs serving medically underserved areas and populations, national and state voluntary autism spectrum disorder organizations, and entities
Note: States that have previously received grants under the Program, State Autism Implementation Grants for Improving Services for Children and Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders are not eligible to apply. Additionally, organizations in Alaska, Illinois, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, Rhode Island, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, Maine, Vermont, Hawaii, and New Jersey may not apply because those states currently have grants under the State Autism Implementation Program.
There will be a technical assistance call on April 7, 2011 from 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm ET. Use 866-905-4129 to access the conference call, the participant code is: 2671595
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
The letter of intent should be sent by April 18, 2011, by mail or fax to:
Director, Division of Independent Review
HRSA Grants Application Center (GAC)
910 Clopper Road, Suite 155 South
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Fax: (877) 477-2345
Electronic application submissions will be available on Grants.gov
For all questions, contact:
LCDR Deidre Washington-Jones, MPH,CHES
Phone: (301) 443-6844
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