Dear Association Executives - For your situational awareness, there may be an opportunity to advocate with your state for funds from a new SAMHSA grant program available to states.
SAMHSA will award states, territories, and tribes grants to "provide crisis intervention services, mental and substance use disorder treatment, and other related recovery supports for children and adults impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic".
Key details of the SAMHSA grant program include:
Director, State Policy and Advocacy
National Council for Behavioral Health