Healthy Families Services

 

Program Purpose

To provide comprehensive services to low-income and high-risk families in Geary and Wyandotte counties, utilizing a public health targeted case management model

 

Eligible Applicants

Not-for-profit organizations in Geary and Wyandotte counties

 

Funding Information

Grants will be awarded annually on a competitive basis. Award amounts are contingent upon State General funding available and allocated for this initiative. No part of the grant money shall be used for any political purposes. Priority is given to continue funding of local agencies that consistently meet contract objectives, reporting requirements.

 

Grantees will use these state funds as matching dollars to draw down Medicaid dollars to provide services to KanCare enrolled women and children in their county.

 

Program Details

For more information on program goals, guidance, reporting requirements, see the attached document:

Healthy Families Services Program Guidance

 

To Request Funds/Apply

To apply for funding, fill out an application in Catalyst (www.catalystserver.com). For grantees receiving funding in SFY15, the program administrator will receive a Catalyst user name and password in advance. If the program administrator has not yet received a username and password, contact the Catalyst Operations Support Team (support@shpr.com).

 

New applicants can request to be set up in Catalyst and receive a username and password by contacting: support@shpr.com

Before starting your application, please complete the following training courses on Kansas TRAIN (ks.train.org):

  • Catalyst Training 1: Catalyst Navigation (Course #1054439)
  • Catalyst Training 2: Application Process Overview in Catalyst (Course #1054483)
  • Catalyst Training 3: Application Management in Catalyst (Course #1054567)
  • Catalyst Training 4: Applying for Funding Announcement(s) in Catalyst (Course #1054672)

Applications are available on January 15, 2015 and are due on March 16, 2015.

 

Reporting Requirements

Report Type Due
Affidavit of Revenues and Expenditures Quarterly
Narrative Report Semi-Annually

 

Program Contact

Barbara Kramer
Healthy Families Services Program Consultant
785-296-1308
bkramer@kdheks.gov |

 

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