Application Due Date: February 7th, 2021
The purpose of this SAMHSA grant program is to expand harm reduction efforts for community-based overdose prevention programs, syringe services programs, and other harm reduction services. Funding will be used to prevent and control the spread of infectious diseases and the consequences of such diseases for individuals with, or at risk of developing substance use disorders (SUD), support distribution of opioid overdose reversal medication to individuals at risk of overdose, connecting individuals at risk for, or with, a SUD to overdose education, counseling, and health education, and encouraging such individuals to take steps to reduce the negative personal and public health impacts of substance use or misuse.
Eligible applicants are states, territorial, and local governments; federally recognized American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) tribes, tribal organizations, or consortia of tribes or tribal organizations; nonprofit community-based organizations; and primary and behavioral health organizations.
For more information: https://www.samhsa.gov/grants/grant-announcements/sp-22-001