HHS Requests RHYA Grant Applications
The Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is soliciting grant applications for the Basic Center, Transitional Living, and Maternity Group Homes programs within the consolidated Runaway and Homeless Youth Act (RHYA) program.
The Basic Center Program provides financial assistance to meet the immediate needs of runaway and homeless youth and their families. Applications for the Basic Center program are due July 9. For more information, please view the funding opportunity listing on the HHS website.
The Transitional Living Program supports projects that provide long-term residential services to homeless youth ages 16 to 21 for up to 21 months. Maternity Group Homes are specialized Transitional Living Programs targeted toward pregnant and parenting homeless youth and their children. Applications for both programs are due July 10. For more information on the applications for these programs, please view the 2012 and 2013 funding announcements on the HHS website.