Authentic Youth & Young Adult Engagement FAQ
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM (CDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Texas System of Care (TxSOC), in partnership with Allies Cultivating Change by Empowering Positive Transformation (ACCEPT) and the Texas Institute for Excellence in Mental Health (TIEMH), is accepting proposals from agencies interested in enhancing efforts toward the authentic engagement of youth and young adults (AYYAE). This effort is supported by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, SAMHSA grant number 1U79SM061219-01.
Youth voice can be garnered at various levels, including as active participants in their own services, program development, hiring, training, and evaluation activities, and as members of decision-making boards or councils. The purpose of this grant is to support local communities or organizations to plan and implement strategies to enhance youth voice, especially for youth with mental health challenges.
For more information on the Authentic Youth and Young Adult Engagement, application requirements, and application process please use the following link: http://www.txsystemofcare.org/
Interested agencies or organizations must submit a completed proposal no later than July 1, 2015.
Questions and/or requests for clarification should be sent to email@example.com with the subject line AYYAE.
Responses to questions and requests for clarification will be responded to during this informational webinar on May 27, 2015 at 10:00am CST. Register for the webinar.
Responses will also be posted on the TXSOC AYYAE FAQ page following the Webinar.
Texas System of Care
Through the System of Care initiative funded by SAMHSA, Texas partners are coming together to identify ways to help local communities address the needs of children and youth with serious mental health conditions and their families using a System of Care approach