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Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training Program

Federal Emergency Management Agency, SAMHSA Disaster Technical Assistance Center, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis



The Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training Program (CCP) provides grants and technical assistance to help individuals and communities recover from natural and human-caused disasters through community outreach and access to mental health services.

CCP provides supplemental funding to state, territory, and tribal mental health authorities through two grant programs:

In addition to grant funding, SAMHSA works with FEMA to provide technical assistance, consultation, and training for state and local mental health personnel.


Eligible applicants include state, territory, and tribal mental health authorities.

Local communities and mental health providers may use the training resources and request technical assistance.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. territories
Amount of funding

Award amounts are not specified and are based on need and available funds.

Application process

Choose the appropriate program on the Disaster Technical Assistance Center (DTAC) Apply for Funding page and follow the instructions.

For training, technical assistance, and additional application assistance, contact the DTAC at 800.308.3515 or

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