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This grant wil provide funding for alcohol and drug abuse counseling such as intensive case manageemnt, drug testing and family counseling. Referral services will also be provide by this funding.

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $223,491)

The Eastern Shoshone Tribe will provide alcohol and drug abuse counseling (referral and treatment services). The project will serve Eastern Shoshone Tribal Youth ages 10 to 17. The number of youth within the Eastern Shoshone Tribe between the ages of 10 to 17 is 497. The project will be placed under the Eastern Shoshone Recovery Program, which is an outpatient treatment program. The Eastern Shoshone Recovery Program provides continuum of health care services of chemical dependency. The program will provide services which will include intensive case management, services for co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders, drug testing and family counseling. It will also provide funding for referral services such as treatment center referrals, placement service and the development of a resource directory. The above-mentioned services would be provided year round.CA/NCF

Date Created: September 14, 2005