Apply Now: Healthy Transitions—Improving Life Trajectories for Youth and Young Adults with Serious Mental Disorders Program

SAMHSA logoThe Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Center for Mental Health Services is accepting applications for FY 2019 Healthy Transitions: Improving Life Trajectories for Youth and Young Adults With Serious Mental Disorders Program grants.

The purpose of the program is to improve access to treatment and support services for youth and young adults, ages 16–25, including those with intellectual and developmental disabilities; those who may not be working, in school, or in vocational and higher education programs; those facing homelessness; and those who are in contact with the juvenile or criminal justice system. The program is expected to improve participants’ emotional and behavioral health functioning so that this population of youth and young adults can maximize their potential to assume adult roles and responsibilities and lead full and productive lives.

The solicitation provides further details about the program. Applications are due by December 21.