AFF Information

Montgomery County Alcohol, Drug Addiction, & Mental Health Services (ADAMHS) will be releasing the Application for Funding (AFF) for program proposals to be implemented from July 1, 2024 – December 31, 2024. Applications for 6-month contracts are being accepted for prevention and early intervention services for mental health and substance use disorders. Applications are also being accepted for 6-month contracts for treatment and supportive services for mental health and substance use disorders. Proposals should address the behavioral health needs in the Montgomery County community and align with the Montgomery County priority populations identified in the ADAMHS Community Plan. Statutorily mandated services will be given priority.

ADAMHS reserves the right to reject proposals and/or fund less than the requested amount. Any agency that receives ADAMHS funding will enter a contract with ADAMHS before any payment of allocated funds. All decisions of ADAMHS on the allocation of funds are final and are contingent upon the receipt of allocations from the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS).

All requestors for prevention funding must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Hold OhioMHAS licensure/certification for requested services
  • Serve as an Education entity under the jurisdiction of the Ohio Department of Education or the Ohio Board of Regents
  • Exception where certification is not required

All requestors for treatment funding must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Hold OhioMHAS licensure/certification for requested services
  • Hold National Accreditation (JCAHO, CARF, COA) for requested services
  • Member of Ohio Recovery Housing
  • Serve as an Education entity under the jurisdiction of the Ohio Department of Education or the Ohio Board of Regents
  • Exception where certification is not required

Applicants shall address all requirements, contain each agency/organization's legal name, and be electronically signed by officials authorized by the organization to execute a contract. Any changes required in the AFF require an amendment to the AFF. Evidence of the organization’s financial viability will be reviewed by the ADAMHS Chief Financial Officer.

Helpful Documents

June 14 2024 AFF Informational Meeting PPT Presentation
Prevention & Early Intervention CY2024 6 Month Handout
YouTube Recording

Role of Montgomery County Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services
Montgomery County Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services (ADAMHS) serves as the community mental health, alcohol, and drug addiction services planning entity for Montgomery County. The duties of ADAMHS specifically include the evaluation, development, and assessment of community mental health, alcohol, and drug addiction needs, services, and programs under the Ohio Revised Code Chapter 340. Through this work, ADAMHS is considered a safety net for people with behavioral health needs in Montgomery County.