Strengthening IDENTITY | Preserving INTEGRITY | Advocating PARITY
A new source of funds for behavioral health/mental health providers who have worked with anyone affected by the COVID-19 pandemic is now open. Phase 3 of the CARES Act Relief Fund will be available starting today, October 5, 2020, to any LCSWs who have met the criteria listed below until November 6, 2020. Any LCSW who meets one of the yellow outline requirements in the first section may apply. All criteria in the second section must be submitted. The link to apply is also listed below.
To be eligible to apply, the applicant must meet at least one of the following criteria:
Additionally, to be eligible to apply, the applicant must meet all of the following requirements:
Note: Receipt of funds from SBA and FEMA for coronavirus recovery or of Medicaid HCBS retainer payments does not preclude a healthcare provider from being eligible.
To apply go to https://www.hhs.gov/coronavirus/cares-act-provider-relief-fund/for-providers/index.html#how-to-apply
Let me know if you have any questions.
Laura Groshong, LICSW, Director, Policy and Practice
PO Box 10Garrisonville, Virginia 22463