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Indian Health Service Community Opioid Intervention Pilot Projects

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.933
Sponsors
Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Deadlines
Dec 15, 2020
Contact

For programmatic or technical questions:
JB Kinlacheeny
301.443.0104
jb.kinlacheeny@ihs.gov

For grants management or budget questions:
Patience Musikikongo
301.443.2059
Patience.Musikikongo@ihs.gov

For systems questions:
Paul Gettys
301.443.5204
Paul.Gettys@ihs.gov

Purpose

The Community Opioid Intervention Pilot Projects program provides grants to develop and expand education and awareness of prevention, treatment, and/or recovery activities for opioid misuse and opioid use disorder in American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities.

Projects will be required to address the program objectives:

  • Increase public awareness and education about culturally-appropriate and family-centered opioid prevention, treatment, and recovery practices and programs in AI/AN communities
  • Create comprehensive support teams to strengthen and empower AI/AN families in addressing the opioid crisis in Tribal and Urban Indian communities
  • Reduce unmet treatment needs and opioid overdose related deaths through the use of medication-assisted treatment (MAT)
Eligibility

Eligible applicants include:

  • Federally recognized tribes
  • Alaska Native villages
  • Alaska group, regional, and village corporations
  • Tribal organizations
  • Urban Indian organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Expected award amount: $500,000 per year
Project period: 3 years
Estimated number of awards: 33
Estimated total program funding: $16,500,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through grants.gov.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Cultural competency · Families · Illicit drug use · Prescription drug misuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention



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