The DeKalb County Human and Community Development Department is now accepting 2013 Human Services Grant applications for General Fund and Victim Assistance Fund weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the William T. White Building, 39 Rogers St. N.E. in Atlanta. Applications also are available at www.dekalbcountyga.gov/humanserv.
Only applications from incorporated nonprofit organizations with a minimum of two years of service provision in DeKalb will be considered. The organizations also must meet other guideline criteria for consideration.
Considered applicants must have a prevention or early intervention focus and meet an urgent community need. Services provided must address issues related to economically disadvantaged individuals, families, children, youth or senior adults, including under-served and difficult-to-serve populations.
To be considered for 2013 funding, completed applications must be received no later than 5 p.m. Aug. 10. For more information, call Lisa Thomas at 404-270-1180.