Integrated Community Health Activity

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
April 18th, 2024
Close Date
May 20th, 2024
Total Funding
$12,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$12,000,000.00
Award Floor
$10,000,000.00
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
72069524RFA00003

Agency

Burundi USAID-Bujumbura (USAID-BUR)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Health

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The federal grant notice titled "Integrated Community Health Activity" is being offered by the agency Burundi USAID-Bujumbura. This grant opportunity falls under the category of Health and is a Cooperative Agreement. The grant does not require cost sharing or matching. The eligible applicants for this grant are local Burundian organizations. The purpose of this grant is to improve community engagement in order to strengthen the quality of Malaria, Maternal and Child Health (MCH), and Family Planning (FP) services. The ultimate goal is to reduce maternal and child mortality and morbidity. The key objectives of this grant are as follows: 1. Increase community engagement through Informative, Preparatory, and Decision-making participation processes. 2. Ensure the continuum of services from health facilities to communities, where services provided by facilities complement community health services and vice versa in a coordinated fashion, covering preventive care to treatment. 3. Provide community health workers with the necessary training, coaching, and supportive supervision to meet the required qualifications both before and during their service. The grant has an award ceiling of $12,000,000 and an award floor of $10,000,000. The estimated total program funding is $12,000,000, and only one award is expected to be granted. The closing date for applications is May 20, 2024. The grantor contact for this opportunity is Szidonia Szekeres, who can be reached at sszekeres@usaid.gov. In summary, the Integrated Community Health Activity grant aims to enhance community engagement and improve the quality of Malaria, Maternal and Child Health, and Family Planning services in Burundi. It seeks to reduce maternal and child mortality and morbidity by increasing community participation, ensuring a coordinated approach between health facilities and communities, and providing necessary training and support to community health workers.

Description

The purpose of the Integrated Community Health activity is to improve community engagement to strengthen the quality of Malaria, Maternal and Child Health (MCH), and Family Planning (FP) services to reduce maternal and child mortality and morbidity. Key objectives are: - Increase community engagement through Informative, Preparatory and Decision-making participation processes - Ensure the continuum of services from health facilities to communities, in that services facilities provide complement community health services and vice versa in a coordinated fashion from preventive care to treatment for effectively and efficiently and addressing patient concerns. - Provide community health workers the training, coaching and supportive supervision they need to reach the necessary qualification pre-service and in-service.

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