Title XX DFI Child and Family Services
CSFA Number: 444-80-1213
Agency Name
Department Of Human Services (444)
Agency Identification
DFCS
Agency Contact
Laticia Wheatley
2175572948
laticia.wheatley@illinois.gov
Short Description
Social Adjustment
Services are provided to at risk children and families. These services may include
assisting unmarried parents and their families in coping with the social and emotional
problems related to pregnancy and in planning for the future and well being of the child. In
addition counseling services are provided to promote direct interaction between service
providers and people who need help coping with personal problems and improving social
functioning or intervention and short term active treatment for individuals who are at risk of
institutionalization. Also, services are provided which are designed to assist in responding to
potential, actual or alleged abuse, neglect or exploitation of children who are unable to
protect their own interests.

Outpatient Treatment
Intervention and short-term active treatment for individuals who are at risk of institutionalization.

Protective Intervention
Assistance to individuals in response to potential, actual, or alleged abuse, neglect, or exploitation and who are unable to protect their own interests or individuals who are harmed or threatened with harm through action or inaction by another individual or through their own actions.

Performance Measures
Measures data includes:
1. # of children, seniors and other adults provided Title XX services.
2. # of Title XX service activities delivered.

Program Compliance:
Matching funds and expenditures are reported monthly via IL444-4131 - Donated Funds Initiative - Request for Reimbursement or C-13 Invoice Voucher. Measurements to support contract compliance:

1. Amount of the 25% local matching dollars reported.
2. Amount of allowable line item expenditures reported.
3. Number of timely and correct reports submitted monthly for reimbursement, quarterly for service provision and annually for service planning and final reporting.
4. Number of contractors submitting a budget with administrative cost less than 20%.
5. Number of contractors agreeing to an on-site compliance monitoring review.

Federal Reporting:
Two reports are submitted by DHS annually for federal reporting. A Pre expenditure report also known as the State’s Intended Use Plan and Post Expenditure report which is used to compare projected services to actual for each service category.

Measurements to support federal reporting via Pre and Post Expenditure Reports prepared by the DHS Bureau of Basic Supports-Title XX:

1. Same as above- # of children, seniors, and other adults served.
2. Same as above- amount of allowable expenditures.

Performance Standards:
Social Services are delivered that are directed to achieving or maintaining economic self-support, self-sufficiency, preventing or remedying neglect, abuse, inappropriate institutional care, or securing appropriate care.

1. At least 70 % of the projected number of persons to receive services.
2. At least 70 % achievement of the projected service activities.
3. No more than 10% variance of expenditures to budget line item.
4. 100% of the required local matching dollars will be applied to the program.
5. 100% of the line item expenditures will be allowable.
6. 80% timely and correct reports submitted monthly for reimbursement, quarterly for service provision and annually for service planning and final reporting.
7. 100% expected to comply with a compliance monitoring review.
8. 100% shall have no more than 20% administration cost.

Subject Area
Human Services
Program Function
Income Security and Social Services
Enabling Legislation
Social Services Block Grant Title XX of the Social Security Act P.L. 97-35
Fund Authorization 30 ILCS 105/5.74;305 ILCS 5/12-10.1
Objectives and Goals
N/A
Types of Assistance
Direct Loans
Uses and Restrictions
N/A
Eligibility Requirements
N/A
Eligible Applicants
Nonprofit Organizations; Government Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
N/A
Assistance Consideration
N/A
Post Assistance Requirements
N/A
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
N/A
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2017 : $1,307,201
FY 2018 : $1,307,201
FY 2019 : $1,492,431
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
None
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
FCSYJ03371-FCSYJ03371SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY07/01/201906/30/2020677,601
FCSYJ00215-FCSYJ00215ONE HOPE UNITED07/01/201906/30/2020237,576
FCSYJ00207-FCSYJ00207BETHANY FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES07/01/201906/30/2020132,073
FCSYJ00209-FCSYJ00209COUNSELING & FAMILY SVCS OF07/01/201906/30/2020120,340
FCSYJ00218-FCSYJ00218THE CENTER FOR YOUTH AND FAMILY SOLUTIONS07/01/201906/30/202091,827