Grant Alert: Transitional Living Program and Maternity Group Homes
The Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) is accepting applications for the Transitional Living Program and for Maternity Group Homes. Trasitional Living Programs provide an alternative to involving Runaway and Homeless Youth (RHY) in the law enforcement, child welfare, mental health, and juvenile justice systems. Each Trasitional Living Program must provide a safe and appropriate shelter for up to 21 months of services with adult supervision, life and interpersonal skill building, career counseling and job skills, counseling, and medical care as appropriate.
Maternity Group Homes provide the same services as a Trasitonal Living Program in addition to providing parenting instructions and child care. Other services that are offered include, but are not limited to, transportation, family planning, comprehensive sex education, and pregnancy prevention services.
The application deadline for this grant is July 10, 2012.