The purpose of this program is to build national capacity for preventing suicide by providing technical assistance, training, and resources to assist states, tribes, organizations, SAMHSA Garrett Lee Smith and other SAMHSA grantees, and individuals to develop suicide prevention strategies.
SAMHSA Is Accepting Public Comment on Fiscal Year (FY) 2016-2017 Draft Block Grant Application and Plan
Comments are due 60 days from January 8, 2015 for draft Block Grant documents: FY 2016-17 DRAFT Block Grant Application: Community Mental Health Services Plan and Report & Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment Plan and Report; FY 2016-17 Block Grant Reporting Section Mental Health Block Grant; and more.
States, tribes, and municipalities can apply to become a Performance Partnership Pilot until March 4, 2015. These pilot communities will test innovative, cost-effective, and outcome-focused strategies for improving results for disconnected youth.