SAMHSA

Improving Access to Overdose Treatment

Date: 
May, 2017
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The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP), is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2017 Improving Access to Overdose Treatment (Short Title: OD Treatment Access). SAMHSA will award OD Treatment Access funds to a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), Opioid Treatment Program, or practitioner who has a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine to expand access to Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved drugs or devices for emergency treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose.

First Responders - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act Cooperative Agreement

Date: 
May, 2017
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The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP), is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2017 First Responders-Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (FR-CARA) Cooperative Agreements. SAMHSA will award FR-CARA funds to states, tribes and tribal organizations, and local governmental entities. Local governmental entities include, but are not limited to, municipal corporations, counties, cities, boroughs, incorporated towns, and townships.

Medication Assisted Treatment - Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction

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May, 2017
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The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2017 Targeted Capacity Expansion: Medication Assisted Treatment - Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction (MAT-PDOA) grants. The purpose of this program is to expand/enhance access to medication-assisted treatment (MAT) services for persons with an opioid use disorder seeking or receiving MAT.

SAMHSA Opioid Overdose Prevention Toolkit

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Jan, 2016
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This toolkit equips health care providers, communities, and local governments with material to develop practices and policies to help prevent opioid-related overdoses and deaths. It addresses issues for health care providers, first responders, treatment providers, and those recovering from opioid overdose.

SAMHSA Overdose Toolkit

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A Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) resource toolkit that equips communities and local governments with material to develop policies and practices to help prevent opioid-relatedĀ overdosesĀ and deaths.

SAMHSA Use of Funds for Naloxone

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Apr, 2014
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A letter that summarizes funding opportunities for naloxone available through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).