U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Family Planning Services GrantsDeadline: December 31, 2014
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is seeking applications from public and private nonprofit entities to establish and operate voluntary family planning projects. Family planning services include clinical family planning and related preventive health services; information, education, and counseling related to family planning; and referral services as indicated. Program priorities are as follows:
- Assuring the delivery of quality family planning and related preventive health services, where evidence exists that those services should lead to improvement in the overall health of individuals, with priority for services to individuals from low- income families.
- Providing access to a broad range of acceptable and effective family planning methods and related preventive health services.
- Assessing clients’ reproductive life plan as part of determining the need for family planning services, and providing preconception services.
- Addressing family planning and other health needs of participants and communities through outreach to vulnerable populations, and partnering with other community-based health and social service providers.
- Demonstrating that the project infrastructure will ensure sustainability of family planning and reproductive health services throughout the proposed service area.
- Total: $104,000,000
- New Mexico Total: $3,304,000
- Estimated Number of Awards: 25
- Range: $129,000-$13,947,000 per budget period
Eligibility: Any public or private nonprofit entity located in a State listed as eligible to apply. Even where State entities apply for a family planning services grant, local and regional entities may also apply directly for a family planning services grant under this announcement. Faith-based organizations and American Indian/Alaska Native/Native American (AI/AN/NA) organizations are eligible to apply for Title X family planning services grants.