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Family Violence Prevention and Services Discretionary Grants: Capacity Building Center on Safe and Supportive Housing for Domestic Violence Survivors in Tribal Communities (Tribal Safe Housing Center)

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, Tribe, or Tribal
Organization to Improve Services for Survivors of Domestic Violence

Agency Type:

Federal

Funding Source:

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) - Administration for Children and Families (ACF) - Administration on Children, Youth and Families (ACYF) - Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB)

LOI Date:

06/28/21

Deadline Date:

07/26/21 11:59 PM ET

Description:

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Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization, for-profit, Tribe, or Tribal organization to improve services survivors of domestic violence who live in tribal communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Funding is intended to develop and deliver comprehensive training and technical assistance to enhance safe and supportive housing for survivors of domestic violence living in tribal communities.

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB), Family Violence Prevention and Services (FVPSA) Program seeks to award one grant under the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act to one Capacity Building Center for Safe and Supportive Housing for Domestic Violence Survivors in Tribal Communities (Tribal Safe Housing Center) focused on developing and delivering comprehensive training and technical assistance to enhance safe and supportive housing for survivors of domestic violence living in tribal communities.

The primary purpose of the Tribal Safe Housing Center is to provide training and technical assistance, in a culturally sensitive and relevant manner, on meeting the housing needs of American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) survivors living in tribal communities. The Tribal Safe Housing Center will conduct research and needs assessments on the safe housing needs for survivors of domestic violence in tribal communities, including homeless youth survivors, and support the development of collaboration between service organizations, technical assistance providers, and tribal, federal, state and local governmental organizations to address these identified needs.

The Tribal Safe Housing Center will be part of a network of National, Special Issue, Culturally Specific, and Capacity Building Resource Centers providing leadership, training, technical assistance, resources, and support to programs and systems serving victims of domestic violence and their children.

Tribal Safe Housing Center Program Goals can be found starting on https://ami.grantsolutions.gov/files/HHS-2021-ACF-ACYF-EV-1945_0.pdf#page=6.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 196878

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$600,000

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

- Award Ceiling: $600,000
- Award Floor: $400,000

Term of Contract:

Anticipated Project Start Date: 09/30/2021

Length of Project Period: 60-month project period with five 12-month budget periods

Eligibility:

  • For profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • See RFP and/or Grant Guidelines for full eligibility
  • Small businesses

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible to receive a grant to establish or maintain a Capacity Building Center for Safe and Supportive Housing for Domestic Violence Survivors in Tribal Communities (Tribal Safe Housing Center) under Section 310 of the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA), as amended, an entity must demonstrate the ability to meet one of the following specific FVPSA eligibility requirements:

1. Subject matter expertise requirements:
a. Subject matter expertise on domestic violence AND housing/homelessness, both within Indian tribes, and extensive experience working with Indian tribes and tribal organizations to respond to the specific housing needs of domestic violence survivors; OR
b. Subject matter expertise on domestic violence within Indian tribes and extensive experience working with Indian tribes and tribal organizations to respond to the needs of domestic violence survivors, with a substantial existing partnership with an entity that focuses on housing and homelessness within Indian tribes and has extensive experience working with Indian tribes and tribal organizations to respond to tribal housing needs; OR
c. Subject matter expertise on housing and homelessness within Indian tribes and extensive experience working with Indian tribes and tribal organizations to respond to tribal housing needs, with a substantial existing partnership with an entity that focuses on domestic violence within Indian tribes and that has extensive experience working with Indian tribes and tribal organizations to respond to the needs of domestic violence survivors.

2.Substantial demonstrated capacity to implement national training, technical assistance, research, and resource development in a culturally responsive manner addressing the needs of tribal communities and native survivors. Collaborative efforts to meet these requirements are strongly encouraged, but applicants must identify a primary applicant responsible for administering the grant. Faith-based and community organizations that meet the eligibility requirements are eligible to receive awards under this funding opportunity announcement. Applications from individuals (including sole proprietorships) and foreign entities are not eligible and will be disqualified from competitive review and from funding under this announcement.

Faith-based organizations may apply for this award on the same basis as any other organization, as set forth at and, subject to the protections and requirements of this part and 42 U.S.C. 2000bb et seq., the Department will not, in the selection of recipients, discriminate against an organization on the basis of the organization’s religious character, affiliation, or exercise.

Applications from individuals (including sole proprietorships) and foreign entities are not eligible and will be disqualified from competitive review and from funding under this announcement.

Pre-Application Information:

Timeline:
- Letter of Intent Due Date: 06/28/2021
- Application Due Date: 07/26/2021 Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to notify ACF of their intention to submit an application under this announcement. The letter of intent should include the following information: number and title of this announcement; the name and address of the applicant organization; and the name, phone number, fax number and email address of a contact person. Letter of intent information will be used to determine the number of expert reviewers needed to evaluate applications. The letter of intent is optional. Failure to submit a letter of intent will not impact eligibility to submit an application and will not disqualify an application from competitive review.

Obtain a DUNS Number: All entities applying for funding, including renewal funding, must have a Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number from Dun & Bradstreet (D&B). Applicants must enter the DUNS number in the data entry field labeled "Organizations DUNS" on the SF-424 form.

Register with SAM: In addition to having a DUNS number, organizations applying online through Grants.gov must register with the System for Award Management (SAM). All organizations must register with SAM in order to apply online. Failure to register with SAM will prevent your organization from applying through Grants.gov.

Cost Sharing / Matching Requirement: No

For more information on applying for grants, please visit:
https://www.acf.hhs.gov/grants/howto

View the funding opportunity announcement as HTML:
https://ami.grantsolutions.gov/files/HHS-2021-ACF-ACYF-EV-1945_0.htm

View this opportunity on Grants.gov:
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=329060

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Program Office Contact:
Rachel Orsinger
Administration on Children, Youth and Families Family and Youth Services Bureau
Family Violence Prevention and Services Program Switzer Building
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: (202) 957-7224
Email: rachel.orsinger@acf.hhs.gov

Office of Grants Management Contact:
Katrina Morgan
Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families
Office of Grants Management
Switzer Building 330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: (202) 401-5127
Email: katrina.morgan@acf.hhs.gov

CFDA Number:

93.592

Funding or Pin Number:

HHS-2021-ACF-ACYF-EV-1945

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