Funding and Implementation
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH)/Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (BSAS) oversees the statewide system of prevention, intervention, treatment, and recovery support services for individuals, families, and communities affected by gambling and substance addiction.
IMPLEMENTING THE GRANT
Advocates for Human Potential, Inc. (AHP) implements the ATR program on behalf of DPH/BSAS. AHP improves health and human services systems of care and business operations to help organizations and individuals reach their full potential.