Foster Care Court Improvement Program

The Maryland Judiciary, Foster Care Court Improvement Program administers child welfare focused grants with funds appropriated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, to provide financial assistance to State and local units of government, non-profit organizations and institutions of higher education within the State of Maryland to assist state courts in improving safety, permanency, and well-being outcomes for abused and neglected children in the child welfare system. The grants are offered to support innovative projects, particularly in areas of new and emerging child welfare issues.

For more information regarding current Notice Of Funding Availability (NOFA) and requirements of the Child Welfare Grant Program please use the menus on the right.