President's Committee for People With Intellectual Disabilities: Notice of Meeting
Pursuant to Section 10(a) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2) notice is hereby given that the President's Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities will hold its first quarterly meeting of 2006 by telephone conference call. The conference call will be open to the public to listen, with call-ins limited to the number of telephone lines available. Individuals who plan to call in and need special assistance, such as TTY, assistive listening devices, or materials in alternative format, should inform Ericka Alston, Executive Assistant, PCPID, Telephone202-619-0634, Fax202-205-9519, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than March 10, 2006. Efforts will be made to meet special requests received after that date, but availability of special needs accommodations to respond to these requests cannot be guaranteed.
Family Violence Prevention and Services/Grants for Battered Women's Shelters and Related Assistance/Grants to States
This announcement governs the proposed award of mandatory grants under the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA) to States (including Territories and Insular Areas). The purpose of these grants is to assist States in establishing, maintaining, and expanding programs and projects to prevent family violence and to provide immediate shelter and related assistance for victims of family violence and their dependents. This announcement sets forth the application requirements, the application process, and other administrative and fiscal requirements for grants in Fiscal Year (FY) 2006.
Children's Bureau Proposed Research Priorities for Fiscal Years 2006-2008
The Administration for Children and Families published a document in the Federal Register of February 3, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 23) Page 5855-5856 titled ``Notice of proposed child abuse and neglect research priorities for Fiscal Years 2006-2008.'' Contact information was omitted from the document. Comments on this document should be directed to Catherine Howard electronically at email@example.com. If sending a hard copy, please deliver to: Children's Bureau, Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Administration on Children and Families, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, 1250 Maryland Ave., SW., 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20024. Electronic submissions are preferred.
Family Violence Prevention and Services/Grants to State Domestic Violence Coalitions
This announcement governs the proposed award of formula grants under the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA) to private, non-profit State Domestic Violence Coalitions (Coalitions). The purpose of these grants is to assist in the conduct of activities to promote domestic violence intervention and prevention and to increase public awareness of domestic violence issues. This notice for family violence prevention and services grants to Coalitions serves two purposes. The first is to confirm a Federal commitment to reducing family and intimate partner violence; and the second purpose is to urge States, localities, cities, and the private sector to become involved in State and local planning towards an integrated service delivery approach.