The Center at Sierra Health Foundation to administer California Youth Substance Use Disorder Prevention Program

September 25, 2019

The Center at Sierra Health Foundation this month was awarded the California Department of Health Care Services Proposition 64 Youth Substance Use Disorder Prevention Program contract. This statewide program will provide $20 million in funding and technical assistance for organizations that are developing or increasing community substance use disorder prevention, outreach and education focused on youth. The program will support prevention, education and early intervention start-up activities and/or enhancement efforts in urban and rural areas throughout the state aimed at educating and preventing harm from substance use disorders.

We will share funding announcements and updates through our networks and in future issues of Partnerships.