Family Preservation
CSFA Number: 418-00-1317
Agency Name
Department Of Children And Family Services (418)
Agency Contact
Jeremy Harvey
312-814-4696
Jeremy.Harvey@illinois.gov
Short Description
Services to preserve families with indicated findings in intact homes
Subject Area
Human Services
Program Function
Income Security and Social Services
Eligible Applicants
Nonprofit Organizations; For-Profit Organizations;
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
DCFS’ Extended Family Services program is exempt from Uniform Guidance and GATA because it is a grant on behalf of a beneficiary and therefore exempt from this regulation.


In response to the Request for Exceptions to Uniform Guidance (2 CFR 200) and GATA, the Governor’s Compliance Office has approved the following exceptions for DCFS’ fixed rate agreements:

1. Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)
2. Grant application
3. Merit Based Review
4. Uniform budget and budget template
5. Use of the DCFS template for fixed rate agreements in lieu of the Uniform Agreement
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2019 : $121,000
FY 2020 : $1,176,000
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Details418Not Applicable06/25/2018 - 06/27/2018 : 17:00
Details418Not Applicable06/25/2018 - 06/27/2018 : 17:00
Details418Not Applicable06/25/2018 - 06/27/2018 : 17:00
Details415Not Applicable05/30/2018 - 06/08/2018 : 17:00
Details418Not Applicable07/19/2018 - 07/26/2018 : 17:00
Details418 - Safe Families ProgramNot Applicable05/28/2019 - 07/07/2019 : 17:00
Details418 -Preservation & Assessment (Cook Co.)Not Applicable06/23/2019 - 06/30/2019 : 17:00
Details418 NURTURING PARENT: FAMILY FOUNDATIONSNot Applicable06/23/2019 - 06/30/2019 : 17:00
Details418 Healthy Families Home Visitation ProgramNot Applicable06/23/2019 - 06/30/2019 : 17:00
Details418 DCFS/Court Services Screening FacilitationNot Applicable06/23/2019 - 06/30/2019 : 17:00
Details418 Families and Children in Treatment (FACT) ProgramNot Applicable06/23/2019 - 06/30/2019 : 17:00
Details418-Home Visitation ProgramNot Applicable10/15/2019 - 10/27/2019 : 17:00
Details418 - Preservation & Assessment (Cook Co.)Not Applicable04/02/2020 - 05/17/2020 : 17:00
Details418 - DCFS/Court Services Screening FacilitationNot Applicable04/02/2020 - 05/17/2020 : 17:00
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
FPS-550006-5500069010Safe Families for Children Alliance07/01/201906/30/2020795,000
PTG-083977-0839779070Spero Family Services07/01/201906/30/2020274,295
FPS-055679-0556799010Children's Home & Aid Society of Illinois07/01/201906/30/2020121,000
FPS-000480-0004804030Juvenile Protective Association07/01/201906/30/2020116,209
FPS-126647-1266479010Chestnut Health Systems, Inc.07/01/201906/30/202077,720