HRSA has posted a funding opportunity to support expansion of opioid related health care services in rural communities – https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=284888. The funding is to support community consortiums who provide outreach to people with opioid-use disorder, behavioral counseling, and peer support activities. The consortium must include at least 3 health care providers and other key stakeholders like social services agencies, faith-based communities and law enforcement.
The closing date is July 27th and there is $3 million available in funding. Please share with your local partners.