RFP: Home Visiting in Kankakee

This is a request for proposals to provide evidence-based home visiting services in Kankakee County

The recently expansion of the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting in Illinois included funding for the expansion of evidence-based home visiting services to underserved communities. The Ounce of Prevention Fund invites you to review the enclosed request for proposals (RFP), which describes an opportunity to apply for funds to serve parents and their young children in Kankakee County using one of the following evidence-based models:

  • Healthy Families America
  • Nurse Family Partnership
  • Parents As Teachers

The timeline for this proposal process is:

  • Request for proposals distributed/posted: May 31, 2016
  • Application deadline: July 15, 2016
  • Notification of awards: August 5, 2016
  • New program/subcontract begins: August 15, 2016

If you believe this new funding opportunity will complement your community’s existing services and is compatible with your organizational mission and goals, we welcome your proposal. In addition, if you are aware of other organizations that may be eligible for, or have interest in, this opportunity, please forward this RFP along to them.

Please feel free to call or email Mark Valentine with any questions:
Email: mvalentine@ounceofprevention.org
Phone: 312-453-1974