Funding Opportunities

When KDADS's Behavioral Health Services has issued Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for grant opportunities, the information and any applications and questions will be posted here. Newly posted RFPs will be announced prior to the pre-bid conference, and any questions that arise from that will be posted here after that conference.

The currently released RFPs offered by KDADS BHS are listed below.

The Kansas Prevention Collaborative-Community Initiative (KPCCI) Request for Applications

The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS), Behavioral Health Services Commission, announces the release of a Request for Applications (RFA) for planning grants that will allow eligible applicants to engage in comprehensive community-based strategic planning that will result in community driven plans to reduce underage drinking and/or youth marijuana use, shared risk and protective factors and produce sustainable systems change.

The Kansas Prevention Collaborative-Community Initiative (KPCCI) is intended to reduce and prevent substance abuse in identified communities and enrich prevention efforts across the state through the implementation and sustainability of effective, culturally competent prevention strategies. Through the advancement of technological supports, learning processes, technical assistance, direct consultation, and other resources, grantees will be supported through each of the five steps of the SPF. 

Update: KDADS has extended the  deadline for Letters of Intent, should additional communities wish to apply for KPCCI funds, Letters of intent should be submitted to by 5 PM on Friday, June 24, 2016.

Coordinated Specialty Care Initiative Grant Request For Proposal

The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS), Behavioral Health Services, announces the release of a Request for Proposal (RFP) to provide early episode Serious Mental Illness (SMI) interventions; including early psychotic disorders.  Eligible applicants are: Community Mental Health Centers (CMHC) and Regional Recovery Centers (RRC).

Request for Proposal Timeline

Release of Request for Proposal


Written Questions from Potential Bidders due by 5:00 p.m.


Letters of Intent are due by 5:00pm CDT


Q&A Emailed & Posted by KDADS


Applications Due

5:00 P.M. CDT on 6/20/2016
503 S. Kansas Avenue

Topeka, KS 66603

Notification of Award(s)


Grant Start-Up