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Funding Description

The Parent Links (Hope! Dream! Achieve!) program will provide funding to selected Family Resource Centers to provide parent-to-parent support to families of infants identified through the California Newborn Hearing Screening Program. These funds are to be spent for outreach activities, to include regional family events for families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing.


Eligible Applicants Other organizations or agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Family Resource Centers funded by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act who are already receiving Parent Links funds (e.g. there is no new application to fill out).
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable.
Eligible Grade Level(s) Pre-K
Eligible Age Level(s) 0, 1, 2


Legal Authority Budget Item 6110-001-0890
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2012-13
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 0000
Total Available $40,000
Recipient Amount Varies
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula $40,000 is going out to supplement the Parent Links grants at the three Family Resource Centers who have grants. $20,000 will go to Family Focus Resource and Empowerment Center at CA State University Northridge, $10,000 to Exceptional Parents Unlimited in Fresno, and $10,000 to Rowell Family Empowerment Center in Redding.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date June 24, 2013

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Unavailable
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsParent Links FY2012-13 []
Other Unavailable


Program Nancy Grosz Sager, 916-327-3868,
Fiscal Beckie Robinson, 916-327-3530,
Division State Special Schools and Services Division, 916-327-3850 (phone), 916-445-4550 (fax)
Last Modified: June 19, 2013

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