Local Prevention Council Grant Opportunity
The purpose of the Local Prevention Council Grant Program is to facilitate the development of culturally competent substance use prevention initiatives in the form of local councils and coalitions directed at citizens across the lifespan with the support of chief elected officials. The overall goal is to increase public awareness of the prevention of substance use disorders and mental health promotion in the context of overall health and wellness.
Below is the information on the Local Prevention Council application process for 2020-2021.
State Opioid Response Grant Opportunity
These grants are available to communities in order to provide local entities with funding to build their capacity to develop and/or enhance local opioid addiction and overdose prevention and response efforts. The grant activities include health promotion and universal prevention strategies including information dissemination and social marketing. Grant recipients also receive access to suicide prevention and Narcan training (kits included).
Applications are being accepted on an ongoing basis.