Deadline: June 8, 2018

The purpose of this program is to train individuals to recognize the signs and symptoms of mental disorders, particularly serious mental illnesses and/or serious emotional disturbances, establish linkages with school- and/or community-based mental health agencies to refer individuals with the signs or symptoms of mental illness to appropriate services, train emergency services personnel, veterans, law enforcement, fire department personnel, and others to identify persons with a mental disorder and employ crisis de-escalation techniques, and educate individuals about resources that are available in the community for individuals with a mental disorder.

Amount: Up to $125,000 per year

Please Note: The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools (CHHCS) does not administer this funding opportunity.

Please contact the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration for more information and application details.

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