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Healthy Start


Admin by HRSA • Competitive 5 year grants • Serves age prenatal to 18 months • Focus on infant and maternal mortality prevention • Requires benchmark reporting • Requires use of evidencebased practices, not limited to HomVee list

Current participation by Family Spirit Affiliates:

101 grantees, only 2 tribal – both use Family Spirit

Time Frame for Next Opportunities

Open competition for new 5 year cycle starting FY 20242025 likely due in late 2023; in the past, the grant has required documentation of infant mortality rate 1.5 x national average

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