Dept. of Public Health & Dept. of Human Services Maternal and Child Health Collaboration
CSFA Number: 444-80-1659
Agency Name
Department Of Human Services (444)
Agency Contact
Franchesca Hammond
Short Description
Currently DHS serves as the administrator, applicant, and grantee of the federal program, Title XX Social Services Block Grant (“SSBG”). As such DHS is charged with the responsibility of identifying and filling gaps in the social service continuum of the State of Illinois. The task of addressing the needs of the diverse populations of this State is accomplished by engendering a spirit of cooperation between the service provider community, partnering State agencies and the Department. DHS works to address MCH issues as part of its goal to improve the health status of children and adolescents. DPH serves as the administrator, applicant and grantee of the federal Title V Maternal and Child Health Block Grant Title X Family Planning (“FP”) Grant for the state of Illinois. Both DPH and DHS provide services through a statewide network of MCH programs.

Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2018 : $4,919,273
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
FCSYU05168-FCSYU05168Illinois Department of Public Health07/01/201906/30/20201,805,000