SAMHSA Uniform Block Grant
NE State Draft Application FFY 2019-2020 - Public Comments on State Plan
The Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) offers a combined Community Mental Health Services Block Grant (MHBG) and the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant (SABG) into one application.
The Division of Behavioral Health (DBH) within the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services welcomes Public Comments on the DRAFT NE State Application for SAMHSA Uniform Block Grant FFY 2019-2020.
For details on the requirements for the SAMHSA Block Grants, see: http://www.samhsa.gov/grants/block-grants
Comments on the Draft Application for Year Two:
In July 2018, DBH received notice from SAMHSA regarding year two FFY 2019-2020 Block Grant Mini Application. The statutory due date for FINAL posting of the COMPLETED application of the FFY 2019-2020 Block Grant Mini Application is September 4, 2018.
Comments on the Application Award for Year One:
In June 2017, DBH received notice from SAMHSA regarding the FFY 2018-2019 Combined Block Grant Application. The statutory due date for FINAL posting of the COMPLETED application of the FFY 2018-19 Block Grant was September 1, 2017.
DBH plans to complete the FFY 2019-2020 Block Grant Mini Application:
- The DRAFT Mini Application was reviewed at the Joint State Advisory Committees on Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services meeting on August 23, 2018 at the Country Inn and Suites, 5353 No. 27th Street, Lincoln, NE 68521. Additional information on the block grant planning process can be reviewed by accessing the Nebraska Needs Assessment and the Behavioral Health Strategic Plan 2017-2020.
- DBH incorporated comments received by August 31, 2018 and will prepared the FINAL FFY 2019-20 Block Grant Mini Application.
- September 4, 2018 - the complete Nebraska FINAL SAMHSA Uniform Block Grant Application 2019-2020 was posted posted on the SAMHSA site.
John Trouba – Federal Aid Administrator
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Division of Behavioral Health
301 Centennial Mall South, 3rd Floor
PO Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
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