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New grant opportunity to reduce bullying for youth with special health care needs
January 31, 2022
The Family Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (Family Center) and Children’s Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) are pleased to announce a small grant opportunity for the 2022-2023 fiscal year (10/1/22 – 9/30/23) to reduce bullying for youth with special health care needs. Each school district is eligible to apply for up to $10,000 for their program. Eligible programs need to demonstrate the ability to meet the following objectives:
- Create safe cultures for children with special health care needs within school communities.
- Provide or enhance the school environment for peer support for youth with special health care needs.
- Increase social and emotional support in schools for children with special health care needs.
- Expand anti-bullying efforts for youth with special health care needs.
Grant applications must be emailed to Kate Jones at [email protected].
Grant application deadline: March 18, 2022
Notification of award: July 1, 2022