MCOA is very excited to share the following Behavioral Health Grant Opportunities as the final FY23 budget has provided an additional $1.14 million dollars for Elder Mental Health programs!!
MCOA continues to be committed to advancing the health and well-being of older adults through offering access to timely flexible behavioral health services. Older adults are the population that is most seriously impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore we are pleased to announce funding is available to fund new older adult behavioral health programs to strengthen the capacity of the Elder Mental Health Outreach Team (EMHOT) and Elder Mobile Outreach Team (EMOT) network that exists within the Aging Services Access Points and Councils on Aging. This opportunity is open to member Councils on Aging, Aging Services Access Points, Area Agencies on Aging, other community-based human services organizations, and behavioral health providers. Read the full RFP here