Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) Local Drug Crises Grants


Opportunity ID:329980
Opportunity Number:CDC-RFA-CE21-2103
Opportunity Title:Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) Local Drug Crises Grants
Opportunity Category:Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type:Grant
Category of Funding Activity:Health
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s):93.276
Eligible Applicants:Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility:Eligible applicants are community-based coalitions addressing local youth opioids, methamphetamine, and/or prescription drug abuse. They must be a nonprofit (as defined by the IRS as a 501(c) organization); or an entity that the Administrator determines to be appropriate; or part of, or is associated with an established legally recognized domestic, public or private nonprofits organization. For example, state and local governments, federally recognized tribes, state-recognized tribes, urban Indian organizations (as defined in Pub. L. No. 94-437), public or private universities and colleges, professional associations, voluntary organizations, self-help groups, consumer and provider services-oriented constituency groups, community- and faith-based organizations, and tribal organizations. (Pub. L. No. 114-198 Sec 103). In addition, applicants must document rates of abuse of opioids or methamphetamines that are higher than the national average over a sustained period.
Agency Name:Department of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control – NCIPC
Posted Date:Nov 23, 2020
Last Updated Date:Nov 23, 2020
Estimated Synopsis Post Date:Jan 15, 2021
Fiscal Year:2021
Award Ceiling:$50,000
Award Floor:$50,000
Estimated Total Program Funding:$50,000
Expected Number of Awards:60
Description:The Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program was created by the Drug-Free Communities Act of 1997 (Public Law 105-20). The Executive Office of the President, Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) are accepting applications for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) Community-based Coalition Enhancement Grants to Address Local Drug Crises Grants (CARA Local Drug Crises Grants) as an enhancement to current or formerly funded Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program recipients. The purpose of this program is to prevent and reduce the abuse of opioids or methamphetamines and the abuse of prescription drugs among youth ages 12-18 in communities throughout the United States.

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