|www.samhsa.gov • 1‐877‐SAMHSA‐7 (1‐877‐726‐4727)||March 28, 2013|
Three years after President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law, SAMHSA pauses to reflect on the successes and challenges of transforming our health system.
A new SAMHSA report shows adults experiencing any mental illness or a substance use disorder in the past year represent 24.8 percent of the adult population, but that same group used 39.6 percent of all cigarettes smoked by adults.
Up to $54.6 Million Available for Targeted Capacity Expansion Grants for Providing Substance Abuse Treatment to Minority Women at High Risk for HIV/AIDS
The grant program will expand substance abuse treatment and HIV services for African American, Hispanic/Latina, and other racial/ethnic minority women (ages 18 years and older).