Opioid Affected Youth Initiative (OAYI)

Posted: June 24, 2020

Deadline: July 20, 2020

Grantor: Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC)

Additional Information
The Georgia Opioid Affected Youth Initiative competitive grant allows for government and non-government entities to apply for up to $100,000 to support the implementation of the Georgia Opioid Affected Youth Strategic Plan. The purpose of this opportunity is to develop local data-driven coordinated responses to identify and address challenges resulting from opioid abuse that impact youth.

The following categories have been established as a result of the Georgia OAYI Strategic Plan. Please select the category in which you would like to apply:
  • Category 1 - Increase local reporting to the overdose map maintained by the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA)
  • Category 2 - Support for additional data elements in the Opioid Overdose Surveillance Reports and Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
  • Category 3 - Track the availability and use/administration of naloxone in K-12 schools
  • Category 4 - Increase the number of naloxone kits in K-12 schools
  • Category 5 – Provide training for school personnel to respond to an opioid-involved overdose
  • Category 6 – Connect, create or expand direct treatment and recovery support services for youth involved with the Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ)
  • Category 7 - Support for a statewide data dashboard to monitor opioid misuse indicators among youth.
Applicants can apply for multiple categories. However, each category must have a separate application.

Applicants are limited to public government entities, nonprofit organizations, and for-profit organizations. An eligible applicant must meet the following criteria:
  • Be a non-profit organization or a public government entity
  • Serve as the fiscal agent for the grant and the point of contact to CJCC, and
  • Be responsible, liable, and oversee financial, program, and post-award reporting requirements.
Program Contact
For assistance with the requirements of this solicitation, please contact Samantha Wolf at Sam@SamWolfStrategies.com.

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