Community Services Block Grant (CSBG)

Community Service Block Grant (CSBG)

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) provides funding for the Community Service Block Grant (CSBG). The purpose of CSBG is to provide assistance to State and local communities to reduce poverty, revitalize low-income communities, and to empower low-income families and individuals in rural and urban areas to become fully self-sufficient.

Compliance Manual and Forms

2016 CSBG Car Tool

Training and Events

TITLE DATE LOCATION REGISTRATION DEADLINE TRAINING INFORMATION
Board Recruitment & Training
Register
October 4th IHCDA Office
30 S. Meridian Street, 8th Floor
Indianapolis, IN 46204
August 4th No meals provided

Revenue Diversification
Register 
10:00 AM or 1:30 PM

October 10th Webinar October 5th N/A
Knowledge Transfer & Succession Planning Session 3: Designing Your Own Mentoring Program
Register
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
October 13-14th Indiana Government Center, South Building, Rm. 14
400 Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46204
September 29th No meals provided.  Park in Government Garage.  Parking ticket will be stamped for all training participants before departure

Revenue Generation
Register
10:00 AM or 1:30 PM

October 25th Webinar October 20th N/A

Financial Management Tools
Register
10:00 AM or 1:30 PM

November 2nd Webinar October 30th N/A

OMB Circulars
Register
10:00 AM or 1:30 PM

November 14th Webinar November 10th N/A

Staff Fiscal Responsbility
Register
10:00 AM or 1:30 PM

December 6th Webinar December 1st N/A

Donor Cultivation and Relationship Building
Register
10:00 AM or 1:30 PM

January 23rd Webinar January 19th N/A
Program Evaluation
Register
10:00 AM
February 6th Indiana Government Center, South Building, Rm. 14
400 Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46204
February 1st No meals provided
Strategic Planning, Team Building & Board Capacity Building
Register
10:00 AM or 1:30 PM
February 22nd Webinar February 19th N/A


Reference Materials

National Association of State Community Service Programs

2015 CSBG State Plan - Final

Guidance on CSBG Program Administration and Performance Plan

Guidance on Allowable Costs

Guidance on Definition and Allowability of Direct and Administrative Cost Block Appropriation and Allocation

Guidance on Corrective Action, Termination, or Reduction of Funding

Guidance on Use of CSBG Funds to Match HUD Requirement

CSBG Budget Line Item Narratives