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State Pilot Grant Program for Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women

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Short Title
PPW-PLT
Initial Announcement
Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)
NOFO Number
TI-17-016
Posted on Grants.gov
Application Due Date
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number
93.243
Intergovernmental Review (E.O. 12372)
Applicants must comply with E.O. 12372 if their state(s) participates. Review process recommendations from the State Single Point of Contact (SPOC) are due no later than 60 days after application deadline.
Public Health System Impact Statement (PHSIS) / Single State Agency Coordination
Applicants must send the PHSIS to appropriate State and local health agencies by application deadline. Comments from Single State Agency are due no later than 60 days after application deadline.
Description

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2017 Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016, State Pilot Grant Program for Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women (Short Title: PPW-PLT). The purpose of the program is to enhance flexibility in the use of funds designed to: 1) support family-based services for pregnant and postpartum women with a primary diagnosis of a substance use disorder, including opioid disorders; 2) help state substance abuse agencies address the continuum of care, including services provided to women in nonresidential-based settings; and 3) promote a coordinated, effective and efficient state system managed by state substance abuse agencies by encouraging new approaches and models of service delivery.

As a result of this program, SAMHSA seeks to: 1) reduce the abuse of alcohol and other drugs; 2) increase engagement in treatment services; 3) increase retention in the appropriate level and duration of services; and 4) increase access to the use of medications approved by the Food and Drug Administration in combination with counseling for the treatment of drug addiction.

Eligibility

By statute, eligible applicants for the PPW-PLT grant program are the Single State Agencies for Substance Abuse (SSA).

Award Information
Funding Mechanism
Grant
Anticipated Total Available Funding
$3,300,000
Anticipated Number of Awards
3
Anticipated Award Amount
Up to $1,100,000
Length of Project
Up to 3 years
Cost Sharing/Match Required?
No

Proposed budgets cannot exceed $1,100,000 in total costs (direct and indirect) in any year of the proposed project. Annual continuation awards will depend on the availability of funds, grantee progress in meeting project goals and objectives, timely submission of required data and reports, and compliance with all terms and conditions of award.

Contact Information
Program Issues

Linda White-Young, LICSW
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration
240-276-1581
linda.white-young@samhsa.hhs.gov

Grants Management and Budget Issues

Eileen Bermudez
Office of Financial Resources, Division of Grants Management
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
240-276-1412
foacsat@samhsa.hhs.gov

Last Updated

Last Updated: 04/29/2020