UN SDG #3 Good Health and Well-being UN SDG #3

funding

0 shares

Mental Health Awareness Training

$125,000

deadline:

02/05/21
Geographic Area

funding

0 shares

Mental Health Awareness Training

$125,000

deadline:

02/05/21
Geographic Area

Description

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2021 Mental Health Awareness Training grants (Short Title: MHAT). The purpose of this program is to: (1) train individuals (e.g., school personnel, emergency first responders, law enforcement, veterans, armed services members and their families) to recognize the signs and symptoms of mental disorders, particularly serious mental illness (SMI) and/or serious emotional disturbance (SED); (2) establish linkages with school- and/or community-based mental health agencies to refer individuals with the signs or symptoms of mental illness to appropriate services; (3) train emergency services personnel, veterans, law enforcement, fire department personnel, and others to identify persons with a mental disorder and employ crisis de-escalation techniques; and (4) educate individuals about resources that are available in the community for...

Eligibility

  • Others

Thanks to the funder for their generosity.