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ICYMI: USDA Launches Website on Opioid Misuse in Rural America

by nlc-admin | February 27, 2018

Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett today unveiled a new webpage featuring resources to help rural communities respond to the opioid crisis. “While no corner of the country has gone untouched by the opioid crisis, small towns and rural places have been particularly hard hit,” Hazlett said. “The challenge of opioid misuse is an […]

Statewide Consumer Network Program

by nlc-admin | February 26, 2018

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently released a grant funding opportunity entitled “Statewide Consumer Network Program.”  Application Due: April 23, 2018 For more information click HERE   The purpose of this program is to improve efforts to address the needs of adults with serious mental illness by developing and/or expanding peer support services, […]

SAMHSA Funding Opportunity: Youth and Family TREE

by nlc-admin | February 26, 2018

SAMHSA Funding Opportunity: Youth and Family TREE Applications due: April 10th, 2018 For more information on the grant click HERE   The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has recently released a grant funding opportunity announcement (FOA). The FOA is titled “Enhancement and Expansion of Treatment and Recovery Services for Adolescents, Transitional Aged Youth, and […]

INSPIRE Native American Political Leadership Program Pre-College Application

by nlc-admin | February 26, 2018

Program dates: July 1 – July 20, 2018 | Application deadline: March 1, 2018 The INSPIRE Pre-College Program is a full scholarship open to Native American, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian rising junior and senior high school students, including 2018 anticipated graduates, who want to spend 3-weeks on the George Washington University (GW) campus to learn about  intergovernmental relations […]

2018 National Tribal Forum on Air Quality May 14-17, 2018

by nlc-admin | February 26, 2018

2018 National Tribal Forum on Air Quality | May 14-17, 2018 | Carlton, Minnesota  Hosted by: The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa   The National Tribal Forum on Air Quality (NTFAQ) provides an opportunity to meet, exchange ideas, and discuss current policies, regulatory initiatives, technical and outreach topics in air quality. The NTFAQ is […]