COUNTY ANNOUNCES EXTERNAL AGENCY HEALTH SERVICES FUNDING APPLICATION AVAILABILITY

COUNTY ANNOUNCES EXTERNAL AGENCY HEALTH SERVICES FUNDING APPLICATION AVAILABILITY

Doña Ana County has announced its annual open application period for external-agency health services funding for the period of July 1, 2007 through June 30, 2008. Completed applications must be returned by 3 p.m., Wednesday, March 14, 2007.

Collaborative proposals are sought under each of the following funding priorities:

1) Countywide clinical and hospice services

2) Countywide health-education and promotion services

3) Countywide behavioral-health services

Interested agencies are required to meet collaboratively to complete and submit a single application under one or each of these priority areas. Application packets may be picked up at the Doña Ana County Health and Human Services Department, 845 N. Motel Boulevard, Suite 2-201.

Requests for electronic health-services applications should be sent to conniew@co.dona-ana.nm.us.

Agencies eligible for funding include non-profit, 501c3, state, federal and quasi-government entities. Questions regarding health-services funding, the application and collaborative agency meeting dates should be directed to the Doña Ana County Health and Human Services Department at (505) 525-5870 or (505) 525-5833.