Subject: Child Welfare, Health, Community Support, Child Trauma
Deadline: Feb. 4, 2016
"The purpose of this program is to provide and increase access to effective trauma-focused treatment and services systems in communities for children, adolescents, and their families who experience traumatic events throughout the nation. The overall goal of the program is to improve the quality of trauma treatment and services for children, adolescents, and their families who experience or witness traumatic events; and to increase access to effective trauma-focused treatment and services for children and adolescents throughout the nation. The work of this initiative is carried out by a national network of grantees – the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) – that works collaboratively to develop and promote effective trauma treatment, services, and other resources for children, adolescents, and families exposed to an array of traumatic events. The NCTSN members collaborate with one another, and partner with systems of care where children, adolescents, and families who have experienced trauma receive services in their communities."
Funder: Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
Eligibility: "Eligible applicants are domestic public and private nonprofit entities. For example: • State and local governments • Federally recognized American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) tribes and tribal organizations • Urban Indian organizations • Public or private universities and colleges • Community- and faith-based organizations."
Amount: Up to $400,000