Announcement of the Award of a Single-Source Program Expansion Supplement Grant to the Tribal Law and Policy Institute in West Hollywood, CA, 65196 [2012-26244]

Download as PDF 65196 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 207 / Thursday, October 25, 2012 / Notices strengthening cooperation, coordination, and resource sharing and leveraging among programs that support young children and families in the tribal community • Share plans of action, barriers and challenges, opportunities and solutions, and the results of action plans with other tribal communities in an effort to further develop peer learning relationships The Office of Child Care will separately announce the award of four single-source program expansion supplement grants of up to $15,750 to the same Tribal grantees to support Tribal MIECHV-related activities as part of the Tribal Early Learning Initiative. Statutory Authority: Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007 (Pub.L. 110–134). Sections 642 (e)(3) and 648 of the Head Start Act, as amended by the Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007. Yvette Sanchez Fuentes, Director, Office of Head Start. [FR Doc. 2012–26302 Filed 10–24–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–40–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families [CFDA Number: 93.658] Announcement of the Award of a Single-Source Program Expansion Supplement Grant to the Tribal Law and Policy Institute in West Hollywood, CA Children’s Bureau, Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Administration for Children and Families, Health and Human Services. ACTION: Announcement of the award of a single-source program expansion supplement grant to the Tribal Law and Policy Institute in West Hollywood, CA, to support technical assistance to Tribes in the development of oversight plans for prescription medicines for children in Tribal foster care systems. AGENCY: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Administration on Children, Youth and Families (ACYF), Children’s Bureau (CB) announces the award of a singlesource program expansion supplement grant in the amount of $100,000 to the Tribal Law and Policy Institute, West Hollywood, CA, to provide new or modified technical assistance to assist States and Tribes in implementing the Administration on Children, Youth and erowe on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 12:06 Oct 24, 2012 Jkt 229001 Families’ well-being framework in the context of the new requirements of the Child and Family Services Improvement and Innovation Act (Pub. L. 112–34) and explore the need for technical assistance to Tribes in the development of oversight plans for prescription medicines for children in Tribal foster care systems. The Tribal Law and Policy Institute administers the National Resource Center for Tribes (NRC4Tribes) under a cooperative agreement where technical assistance is provided to Tribes to assist in building organizational capacity so that Tribes may operate their own foster care programs under title IV–E of the Social Security Act. Under the agreement, Tribal Law and Policy Institute identifies promising practices in Tribal child welfare systems, identifies and effectively implements community, and culturally-based strategies and resources that strengthen Tribal child and family services. DATES: September 30, 2012 through September 29, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jane Morgan, Children’s Bureau, 1250 Maryland Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20024. Telephone: 202–205–8807; Email: jane.morgan@acf.hhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Tribes receiving funding under title IV–B, subpart 1, are required to address in the Annual Progress and Services Report (APSR) how the Health Care Oversight and Coordination plan requirements are being met for Tribal children in foster care. The NRC4Tribes will address this need through the following: 1. The NRC4Tribes will convene a technical assistance key informant workgroup on the topic of Title IV–B Plan Prescription Medication Oversight for American Indian/Alaska Native children in tribal foster care systems. Tribal input will also be elicited to determine what type of technical assistance can support tribes in the development of prescription medication oversight plans. 2. Based upon the information gathered during these meetings and telephone calls the NRC4Tribes, with input from the technical assistance key informant workgroup, will develop easy to understand step-by-step recommendations for tribes to follow in development of their plan for oversight and coordination of health care services for children in foster care. Additional training and technical assistance will be provided through peer-to-peer training and technical assistance, webinars, training teleconferences, and resource materials located on the NRC4Tribes Web site. PO 00000 Frm 00031 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Statutory Authority: Section 476(c)(2)(iii) of the Social Security Act, as amended by the Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008 (Pub. L. 110–351). Bryan Samuels, Commissioner, Administration on Children, Youth and Families. [FR Doc. 2012–26244 Filed 10–24–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families [CFDA Number 93.652] Announcement of the Award of a Single-Source Program Expansion Supplement Grant to the Regents of the Board of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI Children’s Bureau, Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Administration for Children and Families, Health and Human Services. ACTION: Announcement of the award of a single-source program expansion supplement grant to the Regents of the Board of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI, to support the National Quality Improvement Center on the Representation of Children in the Child Welfare System in providing additional training, technical assistance and support to multiple research and demonstration sites. AGENCY: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Children’s Bureau (CB) announces the award of a single-source year program expansion supplement in the amount of $250,000 to the Regents of the Board of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, to provide more intensive technical assistance and conduct a rigorous evaluation of research and demonstration sites. DATES: September 30, 2012 through September 29, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jane Morgan, Children’s Bureau, 1250 Maryland Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20024. Telephone: 202–205–8807; Email: jane.morgan@acf.hhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Regents of the University of Michigan administers the National Quality Improvement Center on the Representation of Children in the Child Welfare System (QIC-ChildRep) under a cooperative agreement. The purpose of the QIC-ChildRep is to improve the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\25OCN1.SGM 25OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families

[CFDA Number: 93.658]


Announcement of the Award of a Single-Source Program Expansion 
Supplement Grant to the Tribal Law and Policy Institute in West 
Hollywood, CA

AGENCY: Children's Bureau, Administration on Children, Youth and 
Families, Administration for Children and Families, Health and Human 
Services.

ACTION: Announcement of the award of a single-source program expansion 
supplement grant to the Tribal Law and Policy Institute in West 
Hollywood, CA, to support technical assistance to Tribes in the 
development of oversight plans for prescription medicines for children 
in Tribal foster care systems.

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SUMMARY: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), 
Administration on Children, Youth and Families (ACYF), Children's 
Bureau (CB) announces the award of a single-source program expansion 
supplement grant in the amount of $100,000 to the Tribal Law and Policy 
Institute, West Hollywood, CA, to provide new or modified technical 
assistance to assist States and Tribes in implementing the 
Administration on Children, Youth and Families' well-being framework in 
the context of the new requirements of the Child and Family Services 
Improvement and Innovation Act (Pub. L. 112-34) and explore the need 
for technical assistance to Tribes in the development of oversight 
plans for prescription medicines for children in Tribal foster care 
systems.
    The Tribal Law and Policy Institute administers the National 
Resource Center for Tribes (NRC4Tribes) under a cooperative agreement 
where technical assistance is provided to Tribes to assist in building 
organizational capacity so that Tribes may operate their own foster 
care programs under title IV-E of the Social Security Act. Under the 
agreement, Tribal Law and Policy Institute identifies promising 
practices in Tribal child welfare systems, identifies and effectively 
implements community, and culturally-based strategies and resources 
that strengthen Tribal child and family services.

DATES: September 30, 2012 through September 29, 2013.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jane Morgan, Children's Bureau, 1250 
Maryland Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20024. Telephone: 202-205-8807; 
Email: jane.morgan@acf.hhs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Tribes receiving funding under title IV-B, 
subpart 1, are required to address in the Annual Progress and Services 
Report (APSR) how the Health Care Oversight and Coordination plan 
requirements are being met for Tribal children in foster care. The 
NRC4Tribes will address this need through the following:
    1. The NRC4Tribes will convene a technical assistance key informant 
workgroup on the topic of Title IV-B Plan Prescription Medication 
Oversight for American Indian/Alaska Native children in tribal foster 
care systems. Tribal input will also be elicited to determine what type 
of technical assistance can support tribes in the development of 
prescription medication oversight plans.
    2. Based upon the information gathered during these meetings and 
telephone calls the NRC4Tribes, with input from the technical 
assistance key informant workgroup, will develop easy to understand 
step-by-step recommendations for tribes to follow in development of 
their plan for oversight and coordination of health care services for 
children in foster care.
    Additional training and technical assistance will be provided 
through peer-to-peer training and technical assistance, webinars, 
training teleconferences, and resource materials located on the 
NRC4Tribes Web site.

    Statutory Authority:  Section 476(c)(2)(iii) of the Social 
Security Act, as amended by the Fostering Connections to Success and 
Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008 (Pub. L. 110-351).

Bryan Samuels,
Commissioner, Administration on Children, Youth and Families.
[FR Doc. 2012-26244 Filed 10-24-12; 8:45 am]
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