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FEB 2022

2022-23 Community Resource Development Funds


As part of our contract with the New Jersey Children’s System of Care (CSOC), CCCC has access to limited funds designated for one time use by community organizations to promote and develop new, additional, and/or unique resources addressing an unmet or under-served need in Mercer County.

This letter serves as a “Request for Proposals” (RFP) to develop and/or increase the availability of community based resources to Mercer County youth experiencing emotional, behavioral, developmental, intellectual, and substance use needs, and their families.

A maximum total of $68,678.46 is available to fund one or more projects. Funding is to be used for expansion or creation of resources available to Mercer County youth experiencing emotional, behavioral, developmental, intellectual, and substance use needs, and their families. All types of projects that result in the expansion or creation of community-based resources will be considered with preference given to those programs that address needs related to:

  • Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities
  • Children under 10 years old
  • Adolescents 18-21 years old (Aging Out)
  • Race Equity and Bilingual Services
  • LGBTQ+ Community
  • COVID-19
  • Substance Use Treatment
  • Medically Fragile Youth
All awards are contingent on the sufficiency and availability of State funding. Final decisions regarding grant awards will be at the discretion of the CSOC. See attachments for Full RFP notice.

Important RFP Dates