CDC?s Procurement and Grants Office has published a program announcement entitled, ?Collaborative Efforts to Prevent Child Abuse.? $625,000 [this amount is an estimate, and subject to the availability of funds] will be available in fiscal year 2005 to fund approximately one award. The purpose of the program is to: support existing state and local collaboratives in the prevention of child sexual abuse. More specifically, the purpose of this program is to integrate strategies that address (1) adult and community responsibility (2) the prevention of perpetration and (3) all levels of the social ecology (i.e. individual, relationship, community, and societal) into existing state and local level collaboratives that address CSA prevention.
For complete program details, please see the full announcement on the CDC website at http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/grantmain.htm. The estimated funding date is September 30, 2005.
Who can apply:
Eligible functional categories:
Injury Prevention and Control Research and State and Community Based Programs
Collaborative Efforts to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse
If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact:
(TIMS), Technical Information Management Section
Department of Health and Human Services, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Procurement and Grants Office