State Programs - Mental Health Services Tier I and Tier II Districts
CSFA Number: 586-18-2206
Agency Name
State Board Of Education (586)
Agency Contact
Candace Decker
217-782-5270
cdecker@isbe.net
Short Description
To provide grants to up to four, Tier 1 and Tier 2 school districts that fall within local codes 33, 41, 42, and 43 of the New Urban-Centric Locale Codes, as defined by the National Center for Education Statistics, for the purposes of providing access to mental health services.
Subject Area
Education
Program Function
Education
Enabling Legislation
Public Act 101-0007 Article 34 Section 65
Objectives and Goals
To design and implement a district wide plan that provides students with greater access to mental health services that meet the needs of the LEA’s highest risk students, as identified through the utilization of a universal screener.
An LEA may partner with one or more non-profit organizations, institutions of higher education r or local mental health agencies to carry out its project
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Uses and Restrictions
Costs necessary to securing access to mental health services for students. To the greatest extent possible the LEA must ensure that grant funds support only services than an individual affirms are unaffordable, not covered or insufficiently covered by public or commercial health insurance programs.
Eligibility Requirements
Tier 1 and Tier 2 school districts that fall within local codes 33, 41, 42, and 43 of the New Urban-Centric Locale Codes, as defined by the National Center for Education Statistics
Eligible Applicants
Education Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
NOFO process with Merit Based Review. Four entities will be chosen and receive $250,000 each
Assistance Consideration
Four entities will be chosen and receive $250,000 each. No match or cost sharing is required.
Post Assistance Requirements
Quarterly financial and performance reports required
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
PA 101-0007 Section 65
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2020 : $1,000,000
Federal Funding
None
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Details20-3999MH$0 - $25000012/20/2019 - 02/03/2020 : 4 PM
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