Agency: Substance Abuse & Mental Health Admin. (SAMHSA); Program: Cooperative Agreements for State Adolescent and Transitional Aged Youth Treatment Implementation (CFDA Number: 93.243) (Funding Opportunity Number: TI-17-002); Eligibility: Governments; Funding: $9.6 million for 12 awards (no match required); Deadline: Dec. 20.
Summary: Grants support efforts to improve services for disadvantaged and transitional youth. In particular, funds are used to enhance the capacity of state treatment providers to help at-risk adolescents and transitional aged youth. Programs should help youth achieve increased rates of abstinence, enrollment in education/vocational and decreased juvenile justice involvement. Specifically, the grants support efforts to improve treatment for adolescents and/or transitional aged youth with substance use disorders (SUD) and/or co-occurring substance use and mental disorders