The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) is applying for the Promoting Integration of Primary and Behavioral Health Care (PIPBHC) Grant funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). This grant requires LDH to collaborate with one or more qualified community health programs, as described in section 1913(b)(1) of the PHS Act, as amended; or one or more community health centers as described in section 330 of the PHS Act, as amended (e.g., community health centers, health care for the homeless, public housing health centers, and migratory and seasonal agricultural workers health centers).   

If your organization is a qualified community health program or community health center and is interested in collaborating on this grant, please click on the relevant link below and complete the brief questionnaire about your organization. Please note that completing this questionnaire does not guarantee your organization will be selected as a provider organization.

The Funding Opportunity Announcement can be found here. Please closely review the “Selected Provider Organization Requirements” on pages 13-15 and “Evidence of Experience and Credentials” on pages 26-27 to ensure your organization has the capacity to provide the required services and is eligible to participate. 

Survey Links

Qualified Community Health Programs   

Community Health Centers 

If you are not a qualified community health program or community health center, but are interested in partnering on the grant, please complete the partner interest survey

If you have any questions, please contact Marisa Marino at marisa.marino@la.gov.

The deadline to complete the survey is Friday, April 21 by 5:00pm CST.