Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships (Partnership Center)

Link

https://www.hhs.gov/about/agencies/iea/partnerships/index.html

Sponsoring Organization

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Description

Develops partnerships between the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and community and faith-based organizations. Provides up-to-date information on federal health and human service activities and resources to help local organizations better serve their communities. Focuses on supporting grassroots efforts to address the issues of mental health, the opioid crisis, childhood obesity, and reforming and strengthening healthcare systems.

What This Program Offers

The Partnership Center can provide:

  • Monthly webinars on promising practices and other topics related to opioids
  • Community resources, including toolkits, fact sheets, and other HHS products, in the areas of mental health, opioids, childhood obesity, and strengthening healthcare systems
  • Tools to locate current HHS providers and services in or near local communities
  • Information on HHS grant opportunities and resources to help develop a grant application
  • Resources on federal regulations regarding faith-based organizations receiving federal funding
  • Program and policy internships at the Partnership Center

Who Can Receive Services from This Program

Community and faith-based organizations eligible to participate in this program.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Application

There is no application process for participation.

For program questions and assistance:
202-260-6501
partnerships@hhs.gov

Topics This Program Addresses

Community Planning and Coalition Building • Health and Wellness • Mental Health • Opioids