Notice of Funding Availability


The Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Children and Families, is now soliciting applications for new program models in Domestic Violence Services.

The goal of this Domestic Violence initiative is to provide culturally competent domestic violence services to unserved, underserved, and inadequately served communities within the state of West Virginia in compliance with the regulations set forth through the Family Violence and Prevention Services Act (FVPSA).

Agencies wishing to submit applications must submit a Letter of Intent to Apply by July 21, 2021. Failure to submit the Letter of Intent to Apply will remove the application from consideration (must be submitted online using the form below). Applications must be received by the Bureau by 4:00pm on, July 30, 2021. Applications received after that date will be removed from consideration.

Questions and Answers can be found by clicking here on July 19, 2021.

Agencies can download the announcement, the guidelines for submission, and the application packet with the required forms. (See the announcement and the guidelines for submission for details.)

The announcement provides a detailed description of the services the Department wishes to make available to qualified customers in the specified counties. Funding will be awarded for the period of October 1, 2021, to September 30, 20220.

The guidelines for submission of applications include detailed instructions on the process for submitting applications. The guidelines include the forms required for submission: Grant Application Cover Page, Submission Guide, Assurance Statement, Vendor Checklist, Line Item Budget and Instructions.

See the announcement for detailed information.


An original and six copies of the application must be submitted to:
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources
Bureau for Children and Families
Office of Operations
Division of Grants and Contracts
350 Capitol Street, Room 730
Charleston, WV 25301-3711

All applications become the property of the Department.

•       Letter of Intent to Apply (must be submitted online using the form below)
 The period to submit questions ended on July 15, 2021.

The period to submit the Letter of Intent to Apply ended on July 21, 2021.