FY 2001 Grant Opportunity

Grant Opportunities
April 27, 2001

Application Information:

Grants to Support Restraint & Seclusion Training 

in Programs that Serve Children and Youth

Guidance for Applicants (GFA) No. SM 01-014

This program is for 5 demonstration site grants and one coordinating center to develop and demonstrate the effectiveness of a best-practices training model on the appropriate use of restraint and seclusion which emphasizes conflict resolution and de-escalation. This training initiative targets non-medical community-based residential and day treatment programs serving children and youth.

Applicants may apply for either the demonstration sites or the coordination center, but not both.

Receipt date: June 19, 2001 

Click here to find announcement in the online Federal Register for April 27, 2001
SAMHSA applications consist of three parts:
1. "Part I-Programmatic Guidance" of the Guidance for Applicants (GFA) provides details about the specific program.

Click here to download Part I of this GFA in WordPerfect 6/7/8.

Click here to download Part I of this GFA in Adobe Acrobat.

2. "GFA Part II" gives standard provisions for SAMHSA applications.  However, not all GFAs require Part II.  The latest edition of Part II is always available by mail or for electronic downloading from this website. 

GFA Part II is required for this GFA; click here for more information and to download a copy of the file.

3. SAMHSA applications require forms PHS 5161 and SF-424.  These forms are available online from the Program Support Center of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. 

Click here for to download Forms PHS 5161 and SF-424.


For further information on these forms and the application process, see the Assistance with Grant Applications section of this website.



For a complete application kit, including Parts I and II, Call the CMHS Knowledge Exchange Network (KEN):

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