SAMHSA CMHI SOC Expansion & Sustainability of the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children with Serious Emotional Disturbances

Due April 18, 10 Awards, Ceiling $3,000,000, Up to 4 Years

PURPOSE: To provide resources to improve the mental health outcomes for children and youth, birth through age 21, with serious emotional disturbances (SED), and their families.


This program supports the implementation, expansion, and integration of the System of Care (SOC) approach by creating sustainable infrastructure and services that are required as part of the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and their Families Program (also known as the Children’s Mental Health Initiative or CMHI).


POPULATION: Children and youth, birth through age 21, with serious emotional disturbances (SED), and their families.

ELIGIBILITY: Statutorily limited to states and territories, governmental units within political sub-divisions of states, and federally recognized American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) tribes and tribal organizations.


We offer 30-60 minute no-cost informational consultations to support your interest and determine best fit, whether by individual funding opportunity or for a series of opportunities ahead. Reach us at info@saebhc.com or by phone, at 212.684.4480. 

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