MIECHV Home Visiting Program
CSFA Number: 444-80-0661
Agency Name
Department Of Human Services (444)
Agency Identification
DFCS
Agency Contact
Lesley Schwartz
312-814-3141
lesley.schwartz@illinois.gov
Short Description
Exempt from NOFO Posting: Exception approved by GOMB.
Except for 2 CFR 200.202 and 200.330 through 200.332, the requirements in Subparts C, D, and E of 2 CFR 200 do not apply to the following programs:
(1) The block grant awards authorized by the Omnibus
Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981 (including Community Services; Preventive Health and Health Services; Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Services; Maternal and Child Health Services; Social Services; Low-Income Home Energy Assistance; States' Program of Community Development Block Grant Awards for Small Cities; and Elementary and Secondary Education, other than programs administered by the Secretary of Education under Title V, Subtitle D, Chapter 2, Section 583 - the Secretary's discretionary award program) and both the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment and Rehabilitation Block Grant Award (42 U.S.C. 300x-21 to 300x-35 and 42 U.S.C. 300x-51 to 300x-64) and the Mental Health Service for the Homeless Block Grant Award (42 U.S.C. 300x to 300x-9) under the Public Health Services Act.

Intensive home visitation services to new and expectant families to strengthen the parent child relationship, encourage healthy child growth and development and nurture parents in their role as the child's first teacher. Also serves to prevent child abuse and neglect.
Subject Area
Human Services
Program Function
Education
Enabling Legislation
Affordable Care Act Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Program
Objectives and Goals
Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Program Purpose - The MIECHV Program provides intensive Home Visitation services to new and expectant families to strengthen the parent child relationship, encourage healthy child growth and development and nurture parents in their role as the child’s first teacher, and prevent child abuse and neglect.
Types of Assistance
Formula Grants
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations; Education Organizations;
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2017 : $14,006,800
FY 2018 : $14,006,800
FY 2019 : $14,006,800
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
None
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
FCSYV04099-FCSYV04099FAMILY FOCUS, INC.07/01/201906/30/2020904,109
FCSYV05171-FCSYV05171ANN & ROBERT H LURIE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL OF CHICAGO07/01/201906/30/2020780,000
FCSYV04132-FCSYV04132OUNCE OF PREVENTION FUND07/01/201906/30/2020672,752
FCSYV04088-FCSYV04088AUNT MARTHA'S HEALTH AND WELLNESS INC.07/01/201906/30/2020625,843
FCSYV04114-FCSYV04114CHILDREN'S HOME AND AID SOCIETY OF ILLINOIS07/01/201906/30/2020620,283