$13M

April 22, 2018 | Number of The Day
New federal grant to New Jersey to fight opioid crisis

The Department of Health and Human Services has awarded New Jersey nearly $13 million in new funding to combat the opioid crisis.

The Opioid State Targeted Response (STR) grants, which were created by the 21st Century Cures Act, are administered by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).