Better Ways to Cope is a Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Services Campaign that promotes prevention and treatment resources, funds non-profits to lead primary prevention initiatives and connects Milwaukee County residents to treatment services.
Funded agencies will partner with CARS to lead primary prevention initiatives in education, dissemination, problem identification, alternative activities, community-based processes and environmental strategies. Applicants should identify which Better Ways to Cope primary prevention initiative they want to lead and apply to request funding.
Who should apply?
Eligible 501(c)(3) nonprofits must submit proposals for the Better Ways to Cope Prevention Campaign Initiatives. An eligible fiscal sponsor may apply on behalf of an organization that is not a 501(c)(3).
When will applicants be notified?
Applications are due Monday, June 6, 2022, by 5:00 pm. Applications submitted after 5 pm or June 6th will not be considered. Applicants will be informed of their selection status the week of Monday, June 27–July 1, 2022.
Download the application, budget template and narrative to apply!