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Funding Opportunities: Basic Center and Street Outreach Programs

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Family and Youth Services Bureau
  • Basic Center Program (BCP): The purpose of the BCP is to provide an alternative for runaway and homeless youth who might otherwise end up with law enforcement or in the child welfare, mental health, or juvenile justice systems. The program provides youth up to age 18 with emergency shelter, food, clothing, counseling, and referrals for health care. Application deadline: April 10, 2015. Learn more.
  • Street Outreach Program (SOP): The purpose of the SOP is to provide prevention services to runaway and homeless and street youth who have been subjected to, or are at risk of being subjected to, sexual abuse or sexual exploitation. The SOP assists them in making healthy choices regarding where they live and how they behave. Application deadline: April 10, 2015. Learn more.