What's Happening?

Across the country so many are committed to making a positive difference in the lives of children, youth and families impacted by substance use. We want to recognize these efforts, share in the accomplishments being realized and keep you in the know regarding what’s happening! Here you will find information about events that have recently occurred or are planned, shared successes and newsworthy content that both informs your work and inspires innovation and celebration as the work to build capacity to improve the life condition of youth and families across the country evolves.

Saturday, April 30, 2022
The purpose of this program is to end the criminalization of minor victims of sex trafficking.
Saturday, April 30, 2022
Funding to increase access to legal assistance for victims of crime in underserved communities.
Saturday, April 30, 2022
Funding to create and implement training and technical assistance programs for criminal justice stakeholders that support local law enforcement
Saturday, April 30, 2022
Funding for resources to support states and units of local government in planning, implementing, or expanding effective reentry and supervision practices and service delivery systems that address individuals’ needs and reduce recidivism
Saturday, April 30, 2022
Funding to support direct services to youth affected by the Nation's drug crisis.
Saturday, April 30, 2022
Funding to improve outcomes for children and youth who are victims of human trafficking.
Saturday, April 30, 2022
This program will support one full-time fellow to assist with promoting the Enhancing Law Enforcement Response to Victims (ELERV) strategy.
Saturday, April 30, 2022
Funding for a national-level technical assistance project to develop, enhance, and sustain direct victim service programs within law enforcement-based systems to serve the needs and rights of all crime victims.
Friday, April 29, 2022
This program assists state, local, and tribal efforts to break the cycle of substance abuse and misuse by reducing the demand for, use, and illegal trafficking of controlled substances.
Friday, April 29, 2022
Bureau of Justice Assistance seeks applications for funding reentry services and programs focused on strengthening education and employment outcomes for individuals returning from incarceration.
Friday, April 29, 2022
Funding under five separate training and technical assistance (TTA) categories for multiple justice and mental health programs to deliver site-based, program-specific TTA and broader TTA for the field
Friday, April 29, 2022
Funding to support cross-system collaboration to improve public safety responses and outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.
Friday, April 29, 2022
Funding to establish, expand, and improve treatment and recovery support services for people with substance use disorders during their incarceration and upon reentry into the community.
Friday, April 29, 2022
Funding to support law enforcement-behavioral health cross-system collaboration to improve public health and safety responses and outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders and co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.
Friday, April 29, 2022
This program provides funding to support efforts by state, local, and federally recognized American Indian tribal governments to establish and enhance community courts in their jurisdictions.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Funding under fiscal year 2022 OJP Community Based Violence Intervention and Prevention Initiative (CVIPI) solicitation.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
The purpose of this program is to develop, expand, or strengthen a multidisciplinary approach to fight human trafficking.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Funding to support housing assistance for victims of all forms of human trafficking throughout the United States.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program furthers the Department’s mission by combating victimization and reducing violent crime.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
The Pay for Success Initiative is performance-based and outcomes-based programming that ties payment for services to reaching agreed-upon goals.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program provides resources to support state, local, tribal, and territorial efforts to respond to illicit substance use and misuse; reduce overdose deaths; promote public safety; and support access to prevention, harm-reduction, treatment, and recovery services in the community and justice system. JustGrants Deadline is June 17, 2022.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program provides support to law enforcement on how to effectively partner with mental health, substance use disorder, and community service agencies to promote public safety and ensure appropriate responses to individuals who have behavioral health conditions, intellectual disabilities, developmental disabilities, or physical disabilities. JustGrants deadline is June 7, 2022. 
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program provides funding to support law enforcement-behavioral health cross-system collaboration to improve public health and safety responses and outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders and co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. JustGrants deadine is June 1, 2022.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program assists state, local, and tribal jurisdictions in reducing crime and improving the functioning of the criminal justice system,
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program provides funding to prevent and reduce violent crime in communities by supporting comprehensive, evidence-based violence intervention and prevention programs.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program assists states with developing and implementing residential substance use disorder treatment programs within state correctional facilities.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program assists state, local, and tribal efforts to break the cycle of substance abuse and misuse by reducing the demand for, use, and illegal trafficking of controlled substances.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program supports and assists county, local, territorial, and tribal jurisdictions in improving efforts to reduce violent crime in and around schools.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Builds the capacity of local courts, units of local government, and federally recognized Tribal governments to establish new family treatment courts
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Program seeks to build the capacity of states, state and local courts, units of local government, and federally recognized Tribal governments to implement new and innovative approaches to enhance existing juvenile drug treatment courts and improve outcomes for youth with substance use or co-occurring mental health disorders, including histories of trauma.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program supports the implementation and delivery of mentoring services to youth populations that are at risk or high risk for juvenile delinquency, victimization, and juvenile justice system involvement.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Funding to upport the efforts of states, communities, jurisdictions, nonprofit organizations, for-profit organizations, and institutions of higher education to implement programs and strategies that identify, respond to, treat, and support children, youth, and families impacted by the opioid epidemic
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This Tribal Children's Advocacy Centers Training and Technical Assistance program will focus on supporting federally recognized Tribes and Alaska Native communities to improve investigative responses and treatment services for victims of child abuse and their families.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This solicitation provides funding for communities to support girls who are involved in the juvenile justice system.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This solicitation provides funding for applicant organizations to enhance and expand mentoring services for children and youth impacted by opioids and other drug misuse.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
provide funding to support states and units of local government to develop programs within detention or correctional facilities to respond to the needs of incarcerated parents
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
This program furthers the Department of Justice's mission by reducing recidivism among youth returning to their communities
Monday, March 14, 2022
Grants for libraries, educational institutions, hospitals, and clinics. Awarded projects are broad in range, and include capital expenses, proposals that address new healthcare needs, and programs that improve the quality of healthcare.
Sunday, February 27, 2022
Framework highlighting steps to providing general health care (for chronic disease management and limited acute care) in BH settings.
Monday, February 7, 2022
Scholarships for American Indian, Alaska Native, and Indigenous Canadian students seeking technical, undergraduate, and graduate degrees
Friday, October 15, 2021
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages primary care practice-based research focused on rigorous evaluations of factors that impact or account for the effectiveness of existing suicide prevention practices and/or pilot clinical trials aimed at optimizing and pilot testing patient-, provider-, or systems-level suicide prevention strategies.