First Responders – Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
February 14th, 2024
Close Date
April 15th, 2024
Total Funding
$6,200,000.00
Award Ceiling
$800,000.00
Award Floor
$0.00
Expected No. Awards
15
Opportunity No.
TI-24-006

Agency

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Adminis (HHS-SAMHS-SAMHSA)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Health

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is offering a grant opportunity titled "First Responders – Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act". This grant aims to provide resources to support first responders and other key community sectors in training, administering, and distributing naloxone and other FDA-approved overdose reversal medications or devices. The recipients of this grant will be expected to establish processes, protocols, and mechanisms for warm hand-off referrals to appropriate treatment, recovery, harm reduction, and other psychosocial resource support services. Additionally, recipients will provide safety education regarding fentanyl, synthetic opioids, and other drug trends associated with overdoses. The grant has an award ceiling of $800,000 and an estimated total program funding of $6,200,000. The deadline for application submission is April 15, 2024. For more information and to apply, please visit the following link: First Responders-Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act.

Description

The purpose of this program is to provide resources to support first responders and members of other key community sectors on training, administering, and distributing naloxone and other Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved overdose reversal medications or devices. Recipients will be expected to establish processes, protocols, and mechanisms for warm hand-off referrals to appropriate treatment, recovery, harm reduction, and other psychosocial resource support services. Recipients will also provide safety education around fentanyl, synthetic opioids, and other drug trends associated with overdoses.

Contact Information

Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant