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RI Discretionary Funding Fiscal Year 2014

Center: SM

Grantee: FAMILY SERVICE OF RHODE ISLAND, INC.
Program: NCTSI CAT III
City: PROVIDENCE
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 5 U79 SM059647-06
Congressional District: 1
FY 2014 Funding: $400,000
Project Period: 2009/09/30 - 2016/09/29

The Family Service of Rhode Island Children's Treatment and Recovery Center (CTRC) is aligned with SAMHSA's "Trauma and Justice" and "Military Families" Strategic Initiatives. Children involved with or at risk for involvement with child welfare and children of military families will be prioritized. Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Alternatives for Families Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or Child Parent Psychotherapy will be provided to a minimum of 60 children and their families annually. Additionally, in the first project year, 400 staff working with trauma-exposed children and their families at all levels and across service systems will receive expert consultant training on trauma-focused and trauma informed practices with adaptations for out of home residential placement, foster care and military families. In total, 2,020 unduplicated individuals will receive services during the lifetime of the four year project.


Grantee: PARENT SUPPORT NETWORK OF RHODE ISLAND
Program: Statewide Family Network Program
City: JOHNSTON
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 5 HR1 SM061368-02
Congressional District: 2
FY 2014 Funding: $70,000
Project Period: 2013/07/01 - 2016/06/30

Parent Support Network of Rhode Island (PSN) a statewide family controlled non-profit organization will implement the Reducing Heath Disparities: Promoting Health, Wellness, and Recovery Project with all Rhode Island children, youth, and young adults who have serious emotional disturbance and their family caregivers to ensure access to behavioral health and recovery services and supports in Rhode Island health care reform policy and practice.


Grantee: PROVIDENCE CENTER, INC.
Program: PBHCI
City: PROVIDENCE
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 5 H79 SM061013-02
Congressional District: 1
FY 2014 Funding: $400,000
Project Period: 2013/07/01 - 2017/06/30

Health Connection is a collaboration between The Providence Center (TPC), Rhode Island's largest behavioral health provider; Providence Community Health Centers (PCHC), the state's largest FQHC; CharterCARE, the largest behavioral health inpatient provider for the uninsured; Phoenix House, the largest inpatient detoxification provider and The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, the primary investigator of multiple integrated care initiatives. The partnership will strive to improve health outcomes, quality of care and access to care for uninsured Rhode Islanders with serious mental illness who frequently use the emergency room for healthcare while creating a bridge for this underserved population to a sustainable Health Home infrastructure. Service coordination will provide participants with an integrated health record and a person-centered treatment plan that connects participants to TPC's Health Home including PCHC's on-site primary care clinic, in order to provide consistent, high-quality integrated, community-based healthcare tied to a full array of support and wellness services.


Grantee: RHODE ISLAND DEPT OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE/DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES/HOSP
Program: Healthy Transitions
City: CRANSTON
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 1 H79 SM061885-01
Congressional District: 2
FY 2014 Funding: $1,000,000

RI Healthy Transitions Project


Grantee: RHODE ISLAND STATE DEPARTMENT FOR CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES
Program: SOC Expansion Implementation Grants
City: PROVIDENCE
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 5 U79 SM061234-03
Congressional District: 1
FY 2014 Funding: $1,000,000
Project Period: 2012/09/30 - 2016/09/29

Rhode Island (RI) will implement a statewide infrastructure that expands access to youth-guided and family-driven mental health services and recovery supports for children and youth with SED (780 annually/3120 over 4 years). Led by an inclusive System of Care expansion Team composed of state policy makers, providers and a majority of youth with SED and family members, two statewide Networks of Care will afford every child and youth with SED: a high-fidelity wraparound approach, community-based mental health services and recovery supports as directed by the Individual Wraparound Plan, Youth/Family Peer Mentors and access to a broadening array of evidence-based practices, particularly those with demonstrated effectiveness in addressing trauma and in assisting youth to transition successfully to adulthood.


Grantee: RHODE ISLAND STATE DEPT OF HEALTH
Program: State/Tribal Youth Suicide Prevention
City: PROVIDENCE
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 1 H79 SM061743-01
Congressional District: 2
FY 2014 Funding: $736,000

Rhode Island Youth Suicide Prevention and Early Intervention Program


Grantee: SOUTH KINGSTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT
Program: NITT-AWARE-LEA
City: WAKEFIELD
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 1 H79 SM062046-01
Congressional District: 2
FY 2014 Funding: $99,983

Southern RI LEA Consortia YMHFA Initiative


Center: SP

Grantee: CHARIHO TRI-TOWN TASK FORCE
Program: Drug Free Communities Support Program
City: WARWICK
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 5 H79 SP014256-08
Congressional District: 2
FY 2014 Funding: $124,595
Project Period: 2012/09/30 - 2017/09/29

The coalition will prevent and reduce youth substance use by implementing the following strategies:
(1) strengthening coalition internal capacity by developing a strong leadership and board.
(2) Developing the coalition's resources and increasing overall community collaboration.
(3) Providing information, enhancing skills and providing support in families, schools and the community.
(4) Restricting the access (availability) of alcohol, marijuana and prescription drugs in the community, changing consequences and adding signage.
(5) Adding or changing/modifying policy in the schools, community sports teams, town ordinances.


Grantee: CITY OF WOONSOCKET
Program: DFC
City: WOONSOCKET
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 5 H79 SP012974-10
Congressional District: 1
FY 2014 Funding: $125,000
Project Period: 2005/09/30 - 2015/09/29

The goals of the Coalition are: (1) establish and strengthen collaboration among Renville Alliance for Alcohol and Drugs' partner organizations in support of the community's effort to prevent and reduce substance abuse among youth; and (2) reduce substance abuse among youth in Renville County, MN, and, over time, reduce substance abuse among adults by addressing the issues in our community that increase the risk of substance abuse and promoting the factors that minimize the risk of substance abuse.

The Coalition will achieve its goals by implementing these strategies:

(1) Educate and inform all members of the County about the impact of underage alcohol and tobacco use.
(2) Empower youth to teach each other and the community about the impact of alcohol and tobacco.
(3) Reduce underage access to alcohol and tobacco through a coordinated, countywide approach


Grantee: NARRAGANSETT SCHOOL SYSTEM
Program: DFC
City: NARRAGANSETT
State: RI
Grant Award Number: 1 H79 SP020298-01
Congressional District: 2
FY 2014 Funding: $125,000

The Narragansett Prevention Partnership DFC Support Program


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