Budget Amendment - DSS (Revenue/Expense Increase)
Recognize, receive and appropriate $65,000 from Casey Family Programs for the grant period
Staff Contact: Peggy Eagan, Director, Department of Social Services
This initiative is designed to prevent the need for and improve foster care by reducing the number of youth in foster care and to strengthen vulnerable families by promoting family preservation in communities of color, improving education, employment and mental health outcomes. The funds will be used to contract with a family partner agency to expand community support services and resources and provide follow-up home visits for welfare families. The grant period is 1/1/2017 through 12/31/2017.
Revenue and expense increase of $65,000