Latest Updates

Removal of X-Waiver Requirement

On December 29, 2022, President Biden signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2023 (also known as the Omnibus bill). Section 1262 removes the federal requirement for practitioners to submit …

California Residency Program Collaborative

The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), in partnership with the California Academy of Family Physicians, released this Request for Applications (RFA) for grants to implement the California Residency …

Low-Barrier Opioid Treatment at Syringe Service Programs

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has released a request for applications (RFA) to support syringe service programs (SSP) to implement projects offering low-barrier access to treatment of opioid use disorder …

California Hub and Spoke System

DHCS has released a request for applications (RFA) for the California Hub and Spoke System (CA H&SS), which aims to improve access to medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for marginalized populations; improve …

SOR III Allowable Expenditures Sheet

The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has released a list of allowable activities and expenditures for California Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Expansion Project contractors under California’s State Opioid …

Addiction Treatment Starts Here (ATSH): Learning Network

The ATSH Learning Network is a 15-month learning opportunity that offers continued support to alumni of the Center for Care Innovations’ (CCI) previous addiction treatment learning collaboratives – Treating Addiction …

DUI MAT Integration/Outreach Project | Due November 25, 2022

The DUI MAT Integration/Outreach Project works to create new opioid use disorder and polysubstance use disorder treatment access points through integration with DUI Programs across California. The California Association of …

National Youth Substance Use Prevention Month

On September 30, President Biden issued a proclamation recognizing October 2022 as National Youth Substance Use Prevention Month. This is a time to connect others to evidence-based prevention resources, thank those who …