This program provides funds for juvenile justice facilities to respond to and recover from emergencies. Funds may be used to restore essential services and operations. For the purposes of this solicitation, emergency is defined as an incident — natural, technological, or man-made — that requires a response to protect life, property, or the environment. In general, funds may be used to cover costs associated with ensuring that the facility is prepared to maintain efficient continuation of operations to reduce risk to the facility, and to ensure the safety and well-being of youth and staff in juvenile justice residential facilities.
Eligible applicants are limited to states and territories, units of local government, federally recognized Indian tribal governments, nonprofit organizations and for-profit organizations (including tribal nonprofit and for-profit organizations), and institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education).
For additional information please see the online FAQs
or contact the National Criminal Justice Reference Service Response Center by phone at (800) 851–3420 or by email at email@example.com