Showing posts from May 8, 2019

RallyPoint - the world's largest military social network, TAPS needs volunteers!

Resources for Veterans, their Families, Caregivers, and Survivors Follow the VA on RallyPoint - the world's largest military  network 1.6 million servicemembers, Veterans, family members, government civilians, caregivers, and survivors are engaging on this social network, and VA recently signed a MOU with RallyPoint . There are more than 425K Veteran-centric discussions on the platform. It's a great place to ask (or answer!) questions like "How do I get my Army Medical Records to submit a VA claim? " "When does the VA pay out travel pay?" and "When can I expect my first disability check ?" FOLLOW VA ON RALLYPOINT TAPS seeks 'Good Grief Camp' mentors - can you help? Honor Memorial Day by volunteering with Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS). As we honor and pay tribute to the service membe

HUD Job Opportunities: Community Planning and Development Specialist – San Francisco, Atlanta, DC

Resources and assistance to support HUD's community partners Home Programs Resources Training HUD Job Opportunities: Community Planning and Development Specialist – San Francisco, Atlanta, DC HUD has announced Community Planning and Development Specialist job opportunities. The positions are located in the Office of Community Planning and Develo

Grant Announcements

Grant Announcements Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program- New Application Due Date: Monday, July 8, 2019 The Executive Office of the President, Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), and SAMHSA are accepting applications for Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program grants. By statute, the DFC Support Program has two goals: Establish and strengthen collaboration among communities, public and private non-profit agencies, as well as federal, state, local, and tribal governments to support the efforts of community coalitions working to prevent and reduce substance abuse among youth. Reduce substance abuse among youth and, over time, reduce substance abuse among adults by addressing the factors in a community that increase the risk of substance abuse, and promoting the factors that minimize the risk of substance abuse. SAMHSA plans to issue 150 grants of up to $125,000 per year for


Plus, new federal resources! CONTACT US SSA WEBINARS SOAR IN YOUR STATE SOAR 2019 Outcomes: Every Person Counts It's time for the SAMHSA SOAR TA Center's Fiscal Year 2019 SOAR outcomes collection! We are counting SOAR-assisted Supplemental Security Income (SSI)/Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) applications with decisions between July 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019. Report your outcomes in the SOAR Online Application Tracking  (OAT) system to help us demonstrate the power of the SOAR model. Every person counts, so please reach out to your SOAR Liaison with any questions! Welcoming New SOAR Project Assistant Kansinya Boone Please extend a hearty SOAR welcome to the SAMHS