Promoting and protecting the health and safety of all Idahoans
The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare was selected as one of five recipients of the ATR 4 grant funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The purpose of ATR 4 is to increase access to substance abuse services while focusing on a client-centered approach with client choice in treatment services and planning. ATR 4 provides funding for both Treatment and Recovery Support Services to assist clients in long-term recovery.
The grant funding will serve the following populations over a three year period:
- Veterans with a Substance Use Disorder (SUD) who have committed a crime and are on supervised probation or parole
- Child Welfare families, specifically parents with a SUD and involvement in Child Welfare Court
- Individuals and families experiencing homelessness, both unsheltered and sheltered
ATR 4 funding is currently available and clients can be referred to treatment by the following:
- Supervised Veterans – Veteran Court Coordinator, Felony Parole/Probation Officer, or a Misdemeanant Probation Officer refer clients using the Funding Profile Form
- Child Welfare – CPS Liaisons or a Child Protection Drug Court Coordinator refer clients using the Funding Profile Form
- Homeless – Community-based service provider refers clients to BPA for phone screening
If you have any questions please contact Crystal Campbell, ATR Coordinator at (208) 334-6506 or CampbelC@dhw.idaho.gov
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