Stabilization Grant for Charitable Organizations and Licensed Providers

 
 
 
 
 
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What would you like to do?

What you need to know

Call Center Holiday Hours

The Community CARES call center will be open through the holiday weekend, from 7:00AM to 7:00PM.


Who is eligible?

Nebraska-based charitable organizations, tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and certain providers of social services or health services that have sustained a loss of income/revenue and/or an increase of expenses since March 13, 2020, are eligible to apply.

Specifically, the following providers are eligible:

  1. Nebraska-based charitable organizations, tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code
  2. State of Nebraska-licensed health facility or services provider included in the categories below, with an active license issued by the Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services: 
    1. Adult Day Services
    2. Assisted-Living Facilities
    3. Centers for the Developmentally Disabled
    4. Child Placing Agencies
    5. Children's Day Health Services
    6. Health Clinics
    7. Hospice Services
    8. Intermediate Care Facilities for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
    9. Mental Health Substance Abuse Treatment Centers
    10. Residential Child-Caring Agencies
    11. Rural Health Clinics
    12. Respite Care Services
  3. Community-Based Developmental Disability Agency, certified by the Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services.

The organizations and providers must serve children, families or communities consistent with the DHHS mission: to help people live better lives.

Ineligible organizations:

  • Units of local government and tribal governments
  • Hospitals
  • Child care providers
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers
  • Regional Behavioral Health Centers

The State of Nebraska will be providing transparent reporting on the CARES Act funds and names of recipients will be made public.

How can the grant be used?

Charitable organizations and providers can use the Community CARES Stabilization Grant as working capital to pay for operational expenses, with the purpose of helping sustain operations and continue to serve Nebraskans.

How to Apply

  1. Application Guide & Tips
    1. Spanish
  2. Sample Application – Stabilization Grant
    1. Spanish
  3. Application Guide Video
  4. Submit an Application

About the Community CARES Stabilization Grant

Application Deadlines

  • Start date: June 29, 2020
  • End date: July 6, 2020

Questions?

Contact (833) 220-0018

Call Center Holiday Hours

The Community CARES call center will be open through the holiday weekend, from 7:00AM to 7:00PM.