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Sedgwick County Grants


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= 31Sum= $138,952,618.12
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
AgingMobility Manager The Secretary of Transportation of The State of Kansas 02/01/2023 - 06/30/2023
The coordinated Public Assistance Act, K.SA. 75-5032, et seq. (CPTAA) provides in part for capital grants to transit authority grantees for the specific purpose of assisting them in providing transportation services meeting the special needs of elderly persons and persons with disabilities for whom mass transportation services are unavailable, insufficient, or inappropriate.
State Only
AgingAmerican Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) under Title III of the Older Americans Act (OAA)Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services 03/11/2021 - 09/30/2024
Older Americans Act (OAA) and American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) will enhance the following programs: Area Plan Administration, Title III-B Supportive Services, Title III-C (1) Congregate meals, Title III-C (2) Home Delivered Meals, Title III-D Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Services, Title III-E National Family Caregiver Support Program, Non-Federal B,C-1 &C-2 Services (KDADS State Match).
Federal Pass-Thru State
AgingRural TransportationKansas Department of Transporation07/01/2022 - 12/31/2023
Transportation funds will assist with a variety of transportation options for eligible individuals. Riders requesting transportation assistance must be in the following categories: older adults or caregiver caring for an adult, persons with disabilities and the general public living in the rural areas.
Federal Pass-Thru State
AgingRetired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) AmeriCorp Seniors04/01/23 - 03/31/24
RSVP is America's largest volunteer network for people aged 55 and older. Approved volunteers receive training from the organization where they will serve, and supplemental insurance while on duty. RSVP volunteers do not receive monetary incentives; however those who drive quite a bit will have the opportunity to receive a gas gift card volunteers also invited to a yearly recognition banquet.
Direct Federal
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
COMCARE988 Capacity 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
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
COMCARECCBHC-ICTA IADepartment of Health and Human Services09/30/2022 - 09/29/2026
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration awarded COMCARE of Sedgwick County $1,000,000 to the COMCARE -ICT IA Project. This award is pursuant to the authority of section 520A (42 USC 290bb-32) of the PHS Act, as amended and is subject to the requirements of this statute and regulation and of other referenced, incorporated or attached terms and conditions.
Federal Pass-Thru State
COMCAREMobile Crisis Responses & Development Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services02/01/23 - 06/30/23
The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS), Behavioral Health Services Commission announced the Mobile Crisis Responses & Development Grant  to support development and expansion of behavioral health crisis by providing 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, 365 days out of the year, life-saving mobile response Statewide to all individuals in need.
State Only
CorrectionsKansas Department of Corrections Adult GrantKansas Department of Corrections07/01/22 - 06/30/24
The Sedgwick County Community Corrections has been awarded $5,619,759.86 for FY 2023 which includes: $3,736,398.86 for adult correctional services; $1,199,452.00 for operation of an adult residential center, and; $683,909.00 for enhancement of behavioral health services for adult offenders.
State Only
CorrectionsKansas Department of Corrections Juvenile AwardKansas Department of Corrections07/01/22 - 06/30/24
The 18th Judicial District Community Corrections has been awarded $5,015,379.31 for FY2023 which includes: $4,080,515.72 for Graduated Sanctions; $167,327.28 for Delinquency Prevention; and $767,536.31 for Juvenile Advisory Board (JCAB) funding for evidence-based programs as outlined in the grant application.
State Only
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
Emergency ManagementThe Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG)Department of Kansas Division of Emergency Management01/01/2023 - 12/31/2023
The Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) is Federal funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) passed through to Sedgwick County from the State of Kansas. The purpose of the EMPG program is to assist counties in enhancing and sustaining an emergency management program for the protection of life and property in the community.
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 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 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
Health DepartmentMedical Reserve Corps Unit 92NACCHO RISE12/01/22 - 08/30/24
More than 970 community-based volunteer units across the country make up the National Medical Reserve Corps (MRC). These groups locally organize and utilize volunteers - medical, non-medical, and others to promote healthy living throughout the year and prepare for and respond to public health emergencies.
Private or Other (includes municipalities)
ParksKansas Waste Tire Grant ProgramKansas Department of Health and Enviorment05/01/2022 - 04/30/2023
This grant is a competitive grant through KDHE waste tire surfacing grant program. This project will provide 1/2 of new rubber surface throughout the entire playground, which is expected to last for five years.
State Only
Public Services-Community ProgramsThe Local Assistance and Tribal Consistency Fund (LATCF)US TreausryN/A
The Local Assistance and Tribal Consistency Fund is a general revenge enhancement program that provides additional assistance to eligible revenue sharing Counties and eligible Tribal governments. There is no timeline for this grant, the first payment will be available immediately after approval and will be eligible on a rolling basis. The second payment is expected after the start of the calendar year 2023.
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 CenterPaul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement GrantOffice of Justice Programs (OJP)10/01/2022 - 09/30/2025
The Sedgwick County Regional Forensic Science Center (RFSC) serves as the Crime Laboratory and Medical Examiner's Office for Sedgwick County, Kansas. The center provides autopsy services to agencies within Sedgwick County and 20 other counties in the region, including comprehensive post-mortem toxicology testing. This project aims to replace one of the three critical instruments; thus funding will be used to purchase one LC-MS/MS system. Funding will also be used to eliminate the existing backlog so that full accreditation can be achieved and maintained going forward.
Direct Federal
Regional Forensic Science CenterDNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR) ProgramOffice of Justice Programs (OJP)10/01/22-09/30/24
The DNA laboratory has accumulated a backlog over the past two years due to qualified scientist promotions, time dedicated to scientists in training, and ongoing validation projects. With newer scientists completing training, the laboratory has been able to conduct screening on all sexual assault cases and move them into the queue for DNA analysis, thus creating a shift in workflow bottleneck and an increased awareness of supply costs associated with the additional analysts. The goal of this project is allocation of funding for required equipment and supplies so the identified positive sexual assault samples, and other cases awaiting analysis, may be processed and uploaded to CODIS whenever eligible.
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
SheriffFY'22 Edward Bryne Memorial Justice Grant ProgramOffice of Justice Programs (OJP)10/01/2021 - 09/30/2025
The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program allows units of local government, including tribes, to support to a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime based on their own state and local needs and conditions. This year, Sedgwick County and the City of Wichita were allocated $481,108 in JAG grant funds. Funds will be distributed evenly between the two jurisdictions via an agreement. Sedgwick County's share of the award 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 decisions based on priority need and eligibility under the JAG requirements.
Direct Federal