The Child Abuse Prevention Council of Santa Clara County, in collaboration with the Social Services Agency, administers the California State Child Abuse Prevention, Intervention, and Treatment (CAPIT) and Santa Clara County Children's Trust Fund (CCTF) funds for Santa Clara County child abuse prevention programs. This year, the Council will provide one million dollars in funding to local child abuse prevention programs.
The funding cycle in recent years has been three years. The next Request for Proposals will likely be released in Autumn 2020, with funding decisions being made in Winter 2021 for contracts beginning July 1, 2021. Contracts are for one year and are generally renewed for a total of three years. Click here to join the Child Abuse Prevention Council's funding mailing list. Correspondence will begin in Summer 2020.
Click here to learn more about the programs and services we're currently funding.
Funding Cycle for current contracts: July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2021
Next Expected Request for Proposal Date: Fall 2020 for contracts beginning July 1, 2021
As new funding and contract opportunities become available, they will be listed below.
Child Abuse Prevention Services RFP deadline has passed.
RFP Period: November 1, 2017 - December 14, 2017
Click here to go to the BidSync website for more information about this RFP.
The Santa Clara County Child Abuse Prevention Council (formerly known as the Child Abuse Council), in collaboration with the County of Santa Clara Social Services Agency, invites qualified nonprofit organizations with tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and/or Section 23701(d) of the California Revenue Taxation Code or public institutions of higher education with recognized expertise in the fields related to child welfare to submit proposals for Child Abuse Prevention Services. The goal of this RFP is to protect children from abuse and neglect. It seeks proposals for community-based child abuse prevention, intervention, and treatment services to residents of Santa Clara County and will result in multiple contracts, serving diverse clientele with various needs, across all areas of the County.