From The Federal School Safety Clearinghouse
Mental Health Awareness Training Grants (Deadline: May 1)
The purpose of this program is to: (1) train individuals (e.g., school personnel and emergency services personnel including fire department and law enforcement personnel, veterans, armed services members and their families, etc.) to recognize the signs and symptoms of mental disorders and how to safely de-escalate crisis situations involving individuals with a mental illness and (2) provide education on resources available in the community for individuals with a mental illness and other relevant resources, including how to establish linkages with school and/or community-based mental health agencies.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will be holding an informational webinar on April 6 from 3:00 to 4:00 PM EDT. Registration is not required.
To access additional information on this grant as well as find a full list of funding opportunities with upcoming application deadlines, please click here. You can also navigate the Grants Finder Tool’s various features to search for additional grants related to school safety.
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