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SAMHSA Announces Funding Opportunity for CABHI Grants

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
 

On Wednesday, January 13, 2016, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), in partnership with the Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) and the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), announced that it is making approximately $19.576 million available through its fiscal year 2016 Cooperative Agreements to Benefit Homeless Individuals (CABHI) Grants. The CABHI grant aims to enhance states, municipalities, and nonprofit organizations capacity to provide treatment service for people who are experiencing homelessness and have mental health and substance use service needs.

Service providers are required to find stable and permanent housing for individuals and families who are experiencing chronic homelessness and all forms of homelessness for Veterans. Providers are also obligated to connect youth and families who are experiencing homelessness to the Coordinated Access Network and are encouraged to assist that population in accessing permanent housing.

The application deadline is Tuesday, March 15, 2016.

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