State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis Grants
CSFA Number: 444-26-1537
Agency Name
Department Of Human Services (444)
Agency Identification
Agency Contact
Joseph Tracy
Short Description
Addressing the opioid abuse crisis within such States, used for carrying out activities that supplement activities pertaining to opioids undertaken by the State agency responsible for administering the substance abuse prevention and treatment block grant under subpart II of part B of title XIX of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300x–21 et seq.).
Subject Area
Human Services
Program Function
Enabling Legislation
20 ILCS 301 Alcoholism and Other Drug Abuse and Dependency Act
Objectives and Goals
Types of Assistance
Formula Grants
Uses and Restrictions
This program aims to address the opioid crisis by increasing access to treatment, reducing unmet treatment need, and reducing opioid overdose related deaths through the provision of prevention, treatment and recovery activities for opioid use disorder (OUD), including prescription opioids as well as illicit drugs such as heroin. Approved projects include: Hospital Emergency Department-Based Screening, Recovery Coaching, and Linkage Services; Pre-Release Medication Assisted Treatment (Vivitrol) and Post-Release Linkage to Community Based Services for County Jail Prisoners and Drug Court Offenders with OUD in Counties of High Need; Community Triage Center – Chicago Westside; Suboxone Education/Consultation/Support for Medical Staff; Expanded Naloxone (Narcan) Purchase, Training, and Distribution Services; Opioid Awareness Activities for Illinois High School Coaches and Athletic Directors; and Establishment of a Statewide Opiate Awareness Campaign.
Eligibility Requirements
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations; Nonprofit Organizations; For-Profit Organizations;
Post Assistance Requirements
In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503.

There is a 3-year records retention requirement; records shall be retained beyond the 3-year period if final audit has not been completed or findings resolved
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2017 : $1,442,309
FY 2018 : $11,538,475
FY 2019 : $10,096,166
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
43CYC03173-43CYC03173Chestnut Health Systems, Inc.07/01/201906/30/20201,030,000
43CYC03175-43CYC03175GATEWAY FOUNDATION INC07/01/201906/30/2020900,000
43CYC03168-43CYC03168COOK COUNTY HEALTH07/01/201906/30/2020850,000
43CYC03174-43CYC03174Family Guidance Centers, Inc.07/01/201906/30/2020803,500
43CYC03177-43CYC03177ROSECRANCE, INC.07/01/201906/30/2020425,000