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Sedgwick County Grants

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This website provides information pertaining to all active county grants. The main page shows all county grants by departments and gives information on the name of the grant, the agency that awarded the grant, the award period, the purpose of the grant, the grant count, and the award total. The grant count, which is the total number of grants, and the award totals are summed up into grand totals. This grand total is in bold and is located in the first row of this table.

To see grants by department, click on the yellow view box on the right hand side below this narrative and select a department. 

To get more details on a specific grant, click on the icon at the end of the row under the “type” column. This will take you to a new screen containing information about the grant you selected to review. Also provided in this screen is a link to the grant document. To view the grant document click on the link located next to “Attachments” at the bottom of the table.

If you require more information about a specific grant, please email your inquiry to Michelle Stroot at

Purpose of Grant
Count= 40Sum= $137,472,802.88
AgingTitle III C(1) AdminKansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (State)10/1/21 - 9/30/22
Older Americans Act - Federal funding for the Department on Aging.
Federal Pass-Thru State
AgingTitle III E AdminKansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (State)10/1/21 - 9/30/22
CPAAA Administration
Federal Pass-Thru State
AgingTitle III B - Supportive ServicesKansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (State)10/1/21 - 9/30/22
Aging Supportive Services
Federal Pass-Thru State
AgingTitle III C(1) Congregate MealsKansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (State)10/1/21 - 9/30/22
Provides meals & nutrition services to senior group setting
Federal Pass-Thru State
AgingSenior Health Insurance Counseling of Kansas (SHICK) '20Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services4/1/20 - 3/31/25
SHICK Coordinator and volunteers answer Medicare benefit questions and helps individuals understand available supplemental insurance and Plan D options.
Federal Pass-Thru State
AgingSenior Medicare Patrol '20Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services6/1/19 - 5/31/24
The SMP Program is designed to reduce Medicare and Medicaid fraud, waste and abuse through distribution of materials such as brochures and handouts and coordinate activities that allow volunteers to meet with benficiaries and answer simple questions.
Federal Pass-Thru State
AgingCall CenterContractual Agreement
Operate a call center to assist individuals with questions regarding access to services and support opportunities.
State Only
AgingFunctional AssessmentsContractual Agreement
Provide assessments to determine level of functioning and offer best choices for in home care or out of home placements for the optimum living arrangments in the community.
State Only
AgingInformation & Referral AssistanceContractual Agreement
Provide infomration about various services and make referrals to qualified community providers.
State Only
AgingOptions Assistance & CounselingContractual Agreement
Provide counseling sessions to review service options available in the community.
State Only
AgingCorporation for National and Community Services (CNCS) for the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)AmeriCorps 04/01/2022 - 03/31/2022
Volunteers are a highly valued resource and RSVP provides a link to local non-profit organizations that need volunteer support. Volunteers help SCDoA address the primary focus area of healthy futures established by the funder. The majority of volunteers in this focus area will provide older adults with independent living support.
Direct Federal
AgingSenior Health Insurance Counseling of Kansas (SHICK)Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS)04/01/2022 - 03/31/2022
The Central Plains Area Agency on aging (CPAAA) entered into a provider service agreement with the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) for Senior Health Insurance Counseling of Kansas (SHICK) program approved by the County Manager July 13, 2020. A fourth amendment to the grant is received to confirm funding for Fiscal Year 2023.
State Only
AgingCoordinated Transit CouncilFederal Transit Administration07/01/2021 - 12/31/2022
Coordinated transportation involves multiple entities working together to deliver one or more components of a transportation service so they can increase their capacity to provide trips. Coordination activities include: sharing passenger trips and vehicles; co-location of facilities, programs, or services, and collaborating on grant applications.
Federal Pass-Thru State
COMCAREOutpatient Services (OPS - CENTRALIZED INTAKE) - Corrections Liaison/SpecialistKansas Department of Corrections (State)07/01/20 - 06/30/23
Delivery of liaison, boundary spanning and care-coordination services preparing for release from Kansas prisons and who are returning to Sedgwick County, particularly those who are severly and persistantly mentally ill (SPMI) or severely mentaly ill (SMI).
State Only
COMCAREDrug Court Case Management ServicesCity of Wichita05/01/21 - 4/30/22
The City of Wichita has identified additional funding for a dedicated case manager that will work specifically with Drug Court clients. This position will provide services to engage clients, assist with access to community resources to address basic needs, and to identify long-term solutions in an effort to promote recovery.
Private or Other (includes municipalities)
COMCARECertified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) Demonstration GrantSubstance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration02/15/21 - 02/14/23
Improve Communty Mental Services.
Direct Federal
COMCARE988 Transition GrantKansas Department for Aging and Disability Services 04/30/2022 - 04/29/2024
Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) received a 988 State and Territory Cooperative Agreement grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), and is partnering with the three National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (NSPL) contract centers in Kansas. The three contact centers are NSPL certified to provide 24/7 coverage for 988 calls and the goal is to ensure a 90% in-state answer rate. To achieve this goal, COMCARE will recruit, hire and train behavioral health workforce staff to respond, intervene, and provide follow-up to individuals experiencing a behavioral health crisis. These efforts will help Kansas successfully implement 988 and meet the demands of citizens who are experiencing a behavioral health crisis.  
State Only
COMCAREKansas 988 Operational GrantKansas Department for Aging and Disability Servoces 07/01/2022 - 06/30/2023
Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services(KDADS) received FY23 state appropriations to implement the 988 Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Hotline in Kansas and is partnering with three National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (NSPL) contract centers in Kansas. The three contact centers are NSPL certified to provide 24/7 coverage for 988 calls. The goals are to ensure a sustained 90% in-state answer rate, coordinate and deploy crisis services and provide referrals and follow-ups. To achieve this goal, COMCARE will recruit, hire and train behavioral health workforce staff to respond, intervene, and provide follow-up to individuals experiencing a behavioral health crisis. These efforts will help Kansas successfully implement 988 and meet the needs of citizens who are experiencing a behavioral health crisis. 
State Only
COMCARECCBHC ICT-1Health and Human Services 02/15/2021 - 02/14/2023
This project aims to develop a behavioral health initiative to increase access and improve quality of care for individuals in Sedgwick County. Utilizing current and up and future evidence based practices, COMCARE will expand upon the following eight programs, Addiction Treatment Services, Community Crisis Center, Community Support Services,  Center City, Homeless Program, Family and Children's Services, Centralized Intake and Assessment, Outpatient Services, and the Sedgwick County Offender Assessment Program.
Direct Federal
COMCARECMHCKansas Department for Aging and Disability Services 07/01/2022 - 06/30/2023
The CMHC shall use funds from this agreement to provide to persons in the priority target populations as defined by K.S.A. Community-based services including, but not limited to: 1) 24-hour, 7 days a week emergency treatment and first response services; 2) crisis responsiveness; 3) evaluation, assessment, and treatment; 4) screening for admission to a state psychiatric hospital, when applicable and required by K.A.R. 30-61-10; and follow-up with any consumer seen for or provided with any emergency service and not detained for inpatient care and treatment, to determine the need for any further services and/or referral to any services; 5) basic outpatient treatment services; 6) basic case management services for adults and basic community-based support services for children, adolescents, and their families; 7) Liaison services to State psychiatric hospitals, nursing facilities for mental health psychiatric residential treatment facilities (PRTEFs), County jails, and State hospital alternatives for children and adolescents; including discharge planning beginning the first day of a admission, connecting to community resources, facilitating a "warm hand-off" upon discharge, and follow-up.
State Only
COMCAREContinuum of Care ProgramU.S. Department of Housing and Urban Developent05/01/2022 - 04/30/2023
The program is designed to promote community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homeless; provide funding for efforts by nonprofits providers, States, and local governments to quickly house homeless individuals and families while minimizing the trauma and dislocation caused to homeless individuals, families, and communities by homelessness.
Direct Federal
Emergency ManagementEmergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG)Kansas Division of Emergency Management01/01/2021 - 12/31/2021
A portion of the grant pays the salary and benefits of the Emergency Management Planner estimated $54,832. The remainder of the funding $49,857 reimburses the Sedgwick County General fund for the cost associated with the operation of the Emergency Management Department. This funding helps offset the cost of the County of operating the Emergency Management related activities.
Federal Pass-Thru State
Emergency ManagementHazardous Materials Emergency Preparedness (HMEP)Kansas Division of Emergency Management 09/30/2021 - 03/31/2023
To build off of the 2019-2020 activities by offering a whole community training and exercise series. Renewal of Tier III software to meet the Local Emergency Planning Committee need for worst-case scenario planning and preparedness relative to the 350 Tier II facilities and 85 Radioactive Material Licensed Facilities in Sedgwick County.
Federal Pass-Thru State
Health DepartmentSupplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infant, and Children (WIC) and Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program (BFPC)Kansas Department of Health and Enviorment & Kansas WIC Local Agency10/01/2021 - 09/30/2022
The purpose of this grant is to conduct the WIC and the WIC BFPC program at the Sedgwick County Health Department. Sedgwick County's staff of Registered Dietitians (RD) and Registered Nurses meet with WIC clients to provide nutrition education to help improve a family's eating habits and health; supplemental food checks to buy specific foods for good health; referrals to community and health agencies for additional support; free breastfeeding support and education classes. 
Federal Pass-Thru State
Health DepartmentHealthy StartHealthy Resource and Service Administration (HRSA)04/01/2019 - 03/31/2024
Healthy Start amins to improve outcomes before, during, and after pregency; reduce racial and ethnic differences in rates of infant deaths and negative maternal health outcomes.
Federal Pass-Thru State
Health DepartmentImmunization and Vaccine for Children (IP19-1901)Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE)01/13/2021 - 06/30/2024
An effort to support vaccine clinics include, but are not limited to, reaching out to those whom vaccine is recommended, training providers and partners on the appropriate storage and handling of the vaccine, equipping health care providers to discuss the vaccine and administer it to patients, ensuring adequate clinic staff availability, and ensuring systems can track vaccines administered and provide recall tracking and notification to complete vaccine series.
Federal Pass-Thru State
Health DepartmentKansas Health Information Network (KHIN) Lab Interface ServicesKansas Health Information (KHIN)
This grant must be used to cover the costs associated with the purchase of the Lab interface required to connect your electronic medical record to KHIN. This will allow the Sedgwick County Health Department to share important medical information electronically for purposes allowed under HIPPA and avoid information blocking penalties. This grant includes $5,000 to support COVID Lab reporting; $5,000 to support COVID CCD/Immunization reporting; the remaining $1,000 will be provided in check to assist with covering other interface costs or future KHIN subscription fees.
Private or Other (includes municipalities)
Health DepartmentEpidemology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) Care Coordination Federal Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act01/20/2020 - 11/30/2022
To provide support for basic needs of residents of Kansas Counties who are in isolation or quarantine to increase the chances for successful completion.
Federal Pass-Thru State
Health DepartmentEpidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) Phase IIFederal Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act01/05/2021 - 07/31/2023
The Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) cooperative agreement is the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s national funding strategy to support state, local, and territorial capacities for emerging infectious disease control.
Federal Pass-Thru State
Health DepartmentEpidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) LabFederal Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act01/20/2020 - 11/30/2022
Funds from this grant may be used for testing supplies, contracting with private or reference labs, staffing for testing and related functions, and expenses associated with mobile collection sites. Funding can be used for only diagnostic testing (molecular and antigen). Serology testing is not allowable.
Federal Pass-Thru State
Health DepartmentIP-1901 Immunization and Vaccine for Children (IAP) Vaccine AccessKansas Department of Health and Envirorment 01/13/2021 - 06/30/2024
Funds may be used for salaries overtime, one-time pay adjustments, related benefits, and contracts for staff associated with provision of COVID-19 (and routine) vaccine activities. Funds may also be used for vaccine education, promotion, outreach, and equipment or supplies associated with vaccine and vaccine administration.
Federal Pass-Thru State
Health DepartmentAmerican Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)U.S. Federal Government03/11/2021 - 12/31/2024
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) became law on March 11, 2021 to provide $1.9 trillion in economic stimulus with the intent to speed up the United States' recovery from the economic and health effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. ARPA expands and builds on the $2.2 trillion Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) from March 2020 and the $900 billion in stimulus relief in the consolidated Appropriation Act, 2021 from December 2020.
Direct Federal
Regional Forensic Science CenterFederal Paul Coverdell National Forensic Sciences Improvement ActKansas Criminal Justice Coording Council04/01/2022 - 06/30/2023
This is an annual pass-thru award issued to the State of Kansas, managed by the KBI, and shared among the three forensic labs in the state. Under the State's initial application, it was determined that Sedgwick County would be allocated $40,500 of the total award. The state has since notified that additional dollars would be available, and it was determined that an additional $19,874 would be provided to Sedgwick County. The additional funding will used to correct the amount due for the laboratory information management (LIMS) maintenance fees (changed from $23,500 to $25,300) and purchase a hydraulic motorized body lift that will allow morgue staff to position bodies on all levels of the existing rack/tray systems.
Federal Pass-Thru State
Regional Forensic Science CenterDNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR)U.S. Department of Justice10/01/2021 - 09/30/2023
This funding will be used to enhance DNA typing capability by providing supplies, equipment, and software for analysts in training, to equip, trainees and qualified scientists with ergonomic and efficient workspace, and to provide all scientist with instrumentation that meets the requirements set forth by industry quality assurance standards and accreditation requirements. This enhances the capacity of the workforce within the Biology/DNA section so that more cases can be tested, provides improved screening tools for identification of probative stains, and allows continued use of automated systems that are critical for every step of the analytical process. All of these objectives will result in faster turn-around times and overall decrease in the accumulated backlog.
Direct Federal
Regional Forensic Science CenterCrime Gun Intelligence Center Integration (CGIC)U.S. Department of Justice 10/01/2016 - 09/30/2022
Qualification of a fully trained Firearms Examiner at the Regional Forensic Science Center $32,250. Off-set operational costs by $5,00 at the District Attorney's Office that are currently paid from the general fund, and provide a safe mechanism for test-firing malfunctioning or dangerous weapons at the Sheriff's Office at $10,000.
Direct Federal
SheriffFY 19 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)U.S. Department of Justice10/01/2018 - 09/30/2022
This year, Sedgwick County and the City of Wichita were allocated $388,020.00 in JAG grant funds. Funds will be distributed evenly between the two jurisdictions via an agreement. Sedgwick County's share of the award, $194,010.00, is available to all departments within the Department of Public Safety, in addition to the Division of Information Technology & Support Services, Sheriff's Office, District Attorney's Office, Courthouse Police, and District Court. Divisions submitted their requests for funding to an internal advisory committee. Requests were received from the District Attorney, Regional Forensic Science Center, Corrections, Courthouse Police, and the Sheriff. The JAG Advisory Committee made its decision based on priority need and eligibility under the JAG requirements.
Direct Federal
SheriffFY 20 Edward Byrne Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)U.S. Department of Justice10/01/2019  - 09/30/2023
The Edward J. Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program is the primary provider of federal criminal justice funding to the State and units of local government. JAG funds support all components of the criminal justice system, from multi-jurisdictional drug and gang task forces, to crime  prevention and domestic violence programs, courts, corrections, treatment, and justice information initiatives.
Direct Federal
SheriffFY 21 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)U.S. Department of Justice10/01/2020 - 09/30/2024
The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program allows states and units of local government, including tribes, to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime based on their own state and local needs  and conditions. Grant funds can be used for state and local initiatives, technical assistance, training, personnel, equipment, supplies, contractual support, and information systems for criminal justice, including for any one or more of the following programs: 1) law enforcement programs; 2) prosecution and court programs; 3) prevention and education programs; 4) corrections and community corrections program; 5) drug treatment and enforcement programs; 6) planning, evaluation, and technology improvement programs; and 7) crime victim and witness program (other than compensation) and 8) mental health programs and related law enforcement and corrections programs, including behavioral programs and crisis intervention teams.
Direct Federal
SheriffThe National Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) U.S. Department of Justice10/01/2021 - 09/30/2022
The National Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force Program, consists of state and local law enforcement task forces dedicated to developing effective response to online enticement of children by sexual predators, child exploitation, and child obscenity and pornography cases.
Direct Federal
SheriffPeer Support and Resilience InitativeU.S. Department of Justice10/01/2020 - 09/29/2022
The Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act program provides funding to improve the delivery of and access to mental health and wellness services for law enforcement through training and technical assistance, demonstration projects, and implementation of promising practices related to peer mentoring mental health and wellness programs.
Direct Federal