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New grant opportunity to reduce bullying for youth with special health care needs
December 06, 2021
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.
The grant application will be available in January 2022. Sign up here to receive an email when the application is released.
Interested in learning more? Join the Family Center and the CSHCS for an informational webinar to learn about this grant opportunity. The webinar will provide information on how to apply, review the grant objectives, and provide tips on creating a successful proposal. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and gain clarification on grant guidelines.
- Bullying Prevention Initiative Grant Technical Assistance Webinar
- January 31, 2022 at 1:00 p.m.