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Funding Opportunities

​​The CCDD is announcing three different funding opportunities around housing, community access, and employment for people with disabilities.  The project implementation dates are  July 1, 2024-June 30, 2025.  Applications accepted until January 26, 2024 at 4:30 pm.   All questions regarding this grant solicitation must be submitted by email to no later than 4:30pm on January 22, 2024.
To learn more about these grants and to apply visit:

Grants are provided to any 501(c) 3, state university or local/state government located and doing business in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Grantees are expected to follow all applicable state and federal accounting policies and regulations filed by the Kentucky Finance and Administration Cabinet and as directed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Applicants must demonstrate a working knowledge of the project subject matter. Experience working with and advocating on behalf of people with developmental disabilities is preferred. Partnerships and programs must be in accordance with the mission and vision of the Council.

Recipients of federal funds are not allowed to use federal funding to lobby federal, state, or local officials to receive additional funding or influence legislation. Recipients are bound by the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act. Recipients shall complete reports as required by the CCDD at least quarterly or more as requested.
The CCDD strongly encourages organizations located in rural or urban poverty areas, employing staff with disabilities, and representing linguistic and cultural minorities to apply.

The selected applicant may be instructed to revise and resubmit its application prior to receiving the official notice of grant award. All proposals become the sole property of CCDD and may be used by the Council for future requests for proposals or projects.