Grants - Family Home Visiting

Funding and Grant Management

Family Home Visiting programs at state, local and tribal levels are funded by a variety of sources. The Minnesota Department of Health administers the TANF Family Home Visiting funding for Community Health Boards (CHBs) and Tribal Governments, the Evidence-Based Home Visiting and the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Formula and Expansion grants funded under the federal Affordable Care Act.

Notice of Grant Opportunity: Evidence-Based Home Visiting Program

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Evidence-Based Home Visiting (EBHV) Grant Program. This is a competitive funding opportunity that will support the implementation of evidence-based home visiting models in communities that serve families in need. Eligible applicants include community health boards, non-profits, and tribal nations. The Minnesota EBHV Grant Program has an estimated total amount of $26 million for grantee funding under this RFP for the period of May 1, 2019 - December 31, 2022. Applicants may choose to apply for an implementation grant for the purpose of start-up or expansion of services using an evidence-based home visiting model.

Important Dates

  • An informational webinar will be held on October 11, 2018 from 2:00 pm-3:00 pm, CST
    • You can also access the webinar through the link in the RFP, page 8. Participants do not need to register prior to joining the webinar. A recording of this webinar will be posted here after October 11.
  • Letters of Intent are due October 17, 2018
  • Applications are due on December 14, 2018

RFP and Application Materials

Questions about the RFP should be directed to the Family Home Visiting Grants e-mail: health.fhvgrants@state.mn.us

Family Home Visiting Program (TANF) for
Community Health Boards (CHB)

Community Health Board (CHB) Grant Allocations

Grant Guidelines and Forms

Family Home Visiting Program (TANF) for Tribal Nations

Grant Guidelines and Forms

Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Grants for CHBs

Grant Requirements

Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) Grant Allocations