ACL has opened a new funding opportunity under the statutory authorities in Section 2922 of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 and Title IV of the Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended.
The purpose of the National Technical Assistance Center (NTAC) on Kinship and Grandfamilies is to provide training, technical assistance, and resources for government programs, nonprofit and other community-based organizations, and Indian Tribes, Tribal organizations, and urban Indian organizations, that serve grandfamilies and kinship families to support the health and well-being of members of grandfamilies and kinship families, including caregivers, children, and their parents. The NTAC shall focus primarily on serving grandfamilies and kinship families in which the primary caregiver is an adult age 55 or older, or the child has one or more disabilities.
This grant opportunity closes on July 26, 2021.
An informational conference call on this funding opportunity will be held on June 8, 2021 at 2:00 PM ET.
Conference Call Phone Number: 800-369-1857; Participant Pass Code: 3598241#
Please contact Lori Stalbaum with questions about this funding opportunity.