Federal Funds Available for Mental Health Services that Help People Who are Homelesss

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA’s) Center for Substance Abuse Treatment is accepting applications for FY2017 Grants for the Benefit of Homeless Individuals, which support the integration of behavioral health treatment and services for substance use disorders and co-occurring mental and substance use disorders, permanent housing, and other critical services for people who are experiencing homelessness.

SAMHSA funds will support three primary types of activities: (1) mental health and other recovery-oriented services; (2) coordination of housing and services that provide permanent housing and supportive services; and (3) efforts to help people with substance abuse disorders and co-occurring mental and substance use disorders access health care and other benefits.

Deadline for application is April 25.   Click here for more information.

 

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