Transitional Living Program and Maternity Group Home Funding Is Available Now
The Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) through the Transitional Living Program (TLP) and Maternity Group Homes (MGH) provides an alternative to involving runaway and homeless youth in the law enforcement, child welfare, mental health, and juvenile justice systems. Each TLP must provide a safe and appropriate shelter for up to 21 months of services with adult supervision, life and interpersonal skill building, career counseling and job skills, counseling, and medical care as appropriate. MGHs provide the same services as a TLP in addition to providing parenting instructions and child care. Other services that are offered include, but are not limited to, transportation, family planning, abstinence education and pregnancy prevention services.
DEADLINE: January 15, 2014