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Strategic Prevention Framework – State Incentive Grant: Community Based Substance Abuse Prevention Services For Youth and Adults – Capacity Building Implementation Grants

Grants for Substance Abuse Prevention in Delaware

Agency Type:

State

Funding Source:

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Health and Social Services

Deadline Date:

10/14/11 11:00 AM

Description:

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Grants for up to $150,000 for substance abuse prevention in Delaware. The funding agency works towards providing vital services to address the needs of citizens throughout the state. Through this RFP, the agency is seeking applications from eligible community-based organizations to provide comprehensive substance abuse prevention services for youth and adults in Delaware. The goal of the grant is to build capacity and increase readiness to collect data and implement services to delay the onset, reduce misuse, and prevent the abuse of alcohol.

Applicant must respond to the following priority:
Reduce past month alcohol misuse and abuse of Delaware residents 12-25 years of age. Indicators of change may include, but are not limited to: a decrease of underage and binge drinking (consumption), alcohol-related traffic crashes, death, and/or injuries (consequences).

The goals of the SPF-SIG RFP are to:
-Increase knowledge, skills, and behavior to prevent and reduce the misuse and abuse of alcohol;
-Provide primary prevention activities to prevent and reduce alcohol misuse and abuse through a comprehensive set of strategies with an emphasis on policy and/or environmental changes;
-Reduce risk and increase protective factors to delay the onset, reduce misuse and prevent abuse of alcohol in individuals ages 12-25;
-Increase community capacity to implement successful prevention strategies and address gaps in service;
-Produce measurable, statewide change and sustainable outcomes within Delaware communities.

The Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) is a five step planning process. The Five Steps of the Framework are:
1. Assessment: Profile population needs, resources, and readiness to address needs
and gaps in service delivery;
2. Capacity Building: Mobilize and/or build capacity to address needs;
3. Planning: Develop a comprehensive Strategic Plan;
4. Implementation: Implement evidence-based prevention programs, policies, and/or
practices;
5. Evaluation: Monitor and evaluate programs, policies, and practices.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 126179

Number of Grants:

8

Estimated Size of Grant:

up to $150,000

Term of Contract:

up to 3 years

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

domestic public, private non-profit and for-profit entities (i.e. associations, coalitions, agencies; state and local governments; public or private colleges and universities; faith-based organizations; local school districts).

Must be in communities within the four sub-state planning regions (City of Wilmington, the remainder of New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County) and/or statewide.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Wendy Brown
Division of Management Services
Delaware Health and Social Services
Main Administration Building, Sullivan Street
Second Floor, Room 259
1901 North Dupont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: (302) 255-9290

Funding or Pin Number:

HSS-11-076

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Delaware