Grant Opportunity for a Latino Mental Health Navigator for Central and Southwest Ohio
Application Period: December 4, 2019 - December 20, 2019
Grant Amount: $65,000 each
Submit via email to Mary.Sanchez@ochla.state.oh.us
Funding is available for two mental health navigator project(s) expected to reduce disparities in availability, accessibility, and quality of behavioral healthcare services for the Hispanic-Latino community in Central and Southwest Ohio. The mental health navigator project(s) will identify and target structural barriers, promote engagement in behavioral healthcare, and facilitate navigation of systems of care. Mental health navigators will work closely with clients and families to provide information on best options and referrals to healthcare professionals, facilities, and organizations specializing in the client’s needs.
Applicants may include nonprofits, ADAMHS Boards, or area agencies working in collaboration with local ADAHMS Boards in Central and Southwest Ohio. Applicants should demonstrate collaboration with local system partners; experience and familiarity in working with Latinos; and, readiness to implement a bilingual community mental health navigation model. For any questions or concerns contact Mary Grace Sanchez at Mary.Sanchez@ochla.state.oh.us or (614) 728-8345.
All forms and documents can be found on the left side panel for download. Submit all applications by December 20th, 2019 via email to Mary.Sanchez@ochla.state.oh.us.