Title XX DFI Family Support
CSFA Number: 444-80-1218
Agency Name
Department Of Human Services (444)
Agency Identification
Agency Contact
Laticia Wheatley
Short Description
Social Adjustment and Rehabilitation
Direct interaction between a service provider and an individual(s) in need of assistance in coping with personal problems and improving social functioning. 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.

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
Types of Assistance
Direct Payments for Specific Use
Uses and Restrictions
Eligibility Requirements
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations; Nonprofit Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
Assistance Consideration
Post Assistance Requirements
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2017 : $2,051,169
FY 2018 : $2,051,169
FY 2019 : $2,341,821
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
FCSYJ00046-FCSYJ00046AMERICAN CAMPING ASSN IL07/01/201906/30/2020906,839
FCSYJ00048-FCSYJ00048CHICAGO CITY OF07/01/201906/30/2020536,930
FCSYJ00049-FCSYJ00049Chicago Urban League07/01/201906/30/2020395,402
FCSYJ05351-FCSYJ05351THE CHILDRENS PLACE ASSN07/01/201906/30/2020381,200
FCSYJ00055-FCSYJ00055MANO A MANO FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER07/01/201906/30/2020114,170