Collaborative Crisis Response and Intervention Training Program

Federal Funding Agency:

Bureau of Justice Assistance

Applicant Eligibility:

City or township governments, County governments, Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized), State governments

Due Date: Deadline June 1, 2022, 8:59 pm Eastern

Application JustGrants Deadline June 7, 2022, 8:59 pm Eastern

Funding Amount:

Category 1 and 2: Up to $250,000

Agency Solicitation:

This program supports the development of model responses that incorporate BJA’s Crisis Response and Intervention Training Program Curriculum and additional best practices designed to increase understanding of behavioral health conditions and disabilities, develop empathy, navigate and refer to community resources, and increase de-escalation skills within the applicant organization and among staff, and include the community. Applicants are encouraged to use BJA’s curriculum as the foundation of their training efforts.


Additional Notes:

BJA uses the term “behavioral health” to include mental health, substance use disorder, and co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.