The Urban Institute, in partnership with Manatt Health is now accepting applications from state and local jurisdictions interested in serving as learning partners for the Connecting Criminal Justice to Health Care (CCJH) Initiative. This initiative is an action-oriented, practical project at the intersection of broad national debates about mass incarceration, the opiate epidemic, and the crisis in America’s mental health system.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Justice, is now accepting applications for an intermediary party for this Pay for Success Demonstration project which aims to: strengthen the ability of communities to prevent and end homelessness; and reduce incarceration by increasing access to permanent supportive housing.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA) GAINS Center is now soliciting applications from communities interested in developing integrated strategies to better identify and respond to the needs of adults with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders in contact with the criminal justice system.
The U.S. Department of Education is inviting institutions of higher education (IHEs) to join a new pilot initiative that makes Federal Pell Grant funding available for incarcerated individuals pursing postsecondary education and training.
As part of the National Initiative for Building Community Trust and Justice, the Diagnostic Center of the Office of Justice Programs is accepting applications from communities and law enforcement agencies interested in receiving assistance with enhancing procedural justice, addressing implicit bias, and seeking racial reconciliation in their jurisdiction.
The State Justice Institute is now accepting applications for five grant categories that improve the quality of state courts and foster innovative, efficient solutions to common issues faced by courts and judges.
The U.S. Small Business Administration has announced that it is expanding eligibility for its Microloan program to include business owners who are currently on probation or parole. The goal of this expansion is to help people with the highest barriers to traditional employment in reentering the workforce.