$3.25M in Grants Awarded to Communities for Youth Substance Use Prevention
On June 30, 2021, the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (CDC NCIPC) announced $3.25M in grant funding awarded under the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) program to supplement funding of current or former Drug-Free Communities (DFC) coalitions.
The purpose of the CARA Local Drug Crises program is to prevent and reduce the use of opioids or methamphetamines and the misuse of prescription drugs among youth aged 12-18 in communities throughout the United States.
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Searchable List of DFC CARA Grant Award
The table below indicates the new recipients awarded in FY 2021 (July 2021 – June 2026) to implement the CARA Local Drug Crises Program. To find a CARA Coalition in your area, type your state or city name into the search bar.