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Treatment for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness, Serious Emotional Disturbance or Co-Occurring Disorders Experiencing Homelessness

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.243
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
May 5, 2023

For programmatic or technical questions:
LCDR Katie Hager

For fiscal or budget questions:

For grant review process and application status questions:
Toni Davidson


This program (Short Title: Treatment for Individuals Experiencing Homelessness) provides grants to support the direct provision of comprehensive, coordinated, and evidenced-based services for individuals, youth, and families with a serious mental illness (SMI), serious emotional disturbance (SED) or co-occurring disorder (COD) who are experiencing homelessness or at imminent risk of homelessness.

Funding will support the following service activity types:

  1. Integrated behavioral health treatment and other recovery-support services
  2. Efforts to engage and connect clients to enrollment resources for health insurance, Medicaid, and mainstream benefits, such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI)/Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), SSI/SSDI Outreach Access and Recovery (SOAR) Program
  3. Coordination of housing and services that support sustainable permanent housing

Additional expectations and required activities are listed in the application instructions.

Grantees will be expected to develop and implement an impact statement/action plan to enhance equity for populations that experience behavioral health disparities, including rural and tribal communities.


Eligible applicants include:

  • State and territories, including the District of Columbia
  • Political subdivisions of states
  • Tribes
  • Tribal organizations
  • Health facilities
  • Programs operated by or in accordance with a contract or award with the Indian Health Service
  • Public and private nonprofit entities
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $1,000,000 per year for states and territories and $500,000 for other entities
Project period: Up to 5 years
Estimated number of awards: 21
Estimated total program funding: $15,842,993

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and online application procedures are available through

Tagged as
Benefit enrollment and application · Care coordination · Children and youth · Culture and cultural competency · Employment and unemployment · Families · Housing and homelessness · Human services · Integrated service delivery · Mental health · Mental health conditions · Primary care · Self-sufficiency · Substance use and misuse · Telehealth · Trauma-informed care

Organizations (2)

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, view details
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, view details

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