News & Events

Overview

The News & Events page provides CJMHSA Reinvestment applicants and grantees with upcoming funding opportunities, webinars, and community events.

 News

Trauma-Informed Training

Solicitation for Applications: SAHMSA's GAINS Center seeks Communities to develop Trauma-Informed Training Capacity (click the link for more information)

Applications Due: Friday, December 20, 2019

Recent Publication

CIT International newly released comprehensive guide for communities regarding best practices for starting and sustaining CIT programs.

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Programs: A Best Practice Guide for Transforming Community Responses to Mental Health Crisies

 

Funding Opportunities:

Grants for the Benefit of Homeless Individuals

Applications Due: Monday, December 16, 2019

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2020 Grants for the Benefit of Homeless Individuals (Short Title: GBHI). The purpose of this program is to support the development and/or expansion of local implementation of a community infrastructure that integrates substance use disorder treatment, housing services and other critical services for individuals (including youth) and families experiencing homelessness.

 Recovery Community Services Program

Applications Due: Monday, December 23, 2019

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2020 Recovery Community Services Program (Short Title: RCSP). The purpose of this program is to provide peer recovery support services via recovery community organizations to individuals with substance use disorders or co-occurring substance use and mental disorders or those in recovery from these disorders. The program’s foundation is the value of lived experience of peers to assist others in achieving and maintaining recovery. These services, in conjunction with clinical treatment services, are an integral component of the recovery process.

Additional SAMHSA funding opportunities can be found here.

 

Webinars:

Leveraging Telehealth for Justice-Involved Individuals: Expanding Access to Mental and Substance Use Disorder Treatment hosted by SAMHSA's GAINS Center

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

1:00 - 2:30 PM

For information regarding the most recent CJMHSA TAC quarterly webinar, please visit: CJMHSA TAC Quarterly Updates.

 

Conferences:

 

Housing First Partners Conference

March 16-18, 2020

NATCON20 (National Council for Behavioral Health Conference)

April 5-7, 2020