SAMHSA Is Accepting Applications for Up to $38 Million in State Adolescent Treatment Enhancement and Dissemination Grants
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is accepting applications for cooperative agreements for State Adolescent and Transitional Aged Youth Treatment Enhancement and Dissemination grants for up to four years. The program provides funding to states/territories/tribes to improve treatment for adolescents and transitional aged youth through the development of a learning laboratory with collaborating local community-based treatment provider sites. Through the shared experience between the state/territory/tribe and loca
President Obama is asking for $235 million as part of his new budget proposal to fund mental health initiatives. Of the funds, $130 million will be used to train teachers and others to identify signs of mental illness in students and provide them with access to treatment.
SAMHSA is Accepting Applications for $1 Million in Funding to Help with Suicide Prevention Follow-Up Efforts
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is accepting applications for up to $1 million in National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Crisis Center Follow-Up program grants. The purpose of this program is to promote systematic follow-up assistance to:
SAMHSA is Accepting Applications for up to $3 million in Sober Truth on Preventing Underage Drinking Act (STOP Act) Grants
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is accepting applications for up to $750,000 per year in STOP Act grants aimed at preventing alcohol use among underage youth in communities across the nation.
NACCHO (National Association of County and City and Health Officials) Request for Applications: Model Practices 2013
The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) will be accepting Model Practice applications October 1-31, 2012. NACCHO's Model Practices Program honors and recognizes outstanding local health practices from across the nation and promotes these practices among local health departments (LHDs).
What is a Model or Promising Practice?
Forward Promise Innovation Grants: Promoting Opportunities for the Health and Success of Young Men of Color
Deadline: October 10, 2012
Forward Promise Innovation Grants: Promoting Opportunities for the Health and Success of Young Men of Color is a new initiative of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation that aims to improve the health of middle school- and high school-aged boys and young men of color, as well as their opportunities for success in school, work, and life.
Deadline: November 28, 2012
Project Connect 2.0: A Coordinated Public Health Initiative to Prevent and Respond to Violence Against Women
Program: This is a multi-year, multi-state initiative to improve the health and safety of women and children by improving the public health response to domestic and sexual violence. Each grantee will implement violence prevention and intervention education into one of the following programs:
ABC Mini-Grant Program can either help you begin a Cribs for Kids® Program in your area or enhance a program that is already in place. Funding for this program is being provided by All Baby and Child, Inc. (ABC Corporation) and is limited to $2,500 per grant.
In commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of the CDC National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (Injury Center), we are hosting this video contest to answer the question, "What does Injury and Violence Prevention Look Like in My Community?"
The "Seeing My World through a Safer Lens" video contest asks injury and violence professionals, students, and the general public to create a short video that shows injury and violence prevention in their neighborhood, community, state, or region.There is a $500 prize for the winner.