Supported by the Bureau of Justice Assistance's (BJA) Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Program (COSSAP), the COSSAP Digest is a biweekly compilation of COSSAP-developed publications, webinars, podcasts, and other information recently posted to the COSSAP Resource Center as well as upcoming events. Designed to equip the COSSAP community of practice with the latest tools to advance its ongoing fight against substance abuse, entries are also searchable on the media library. Invite your colleagues to receive COSSAP updates by sharing this link: https://cossapresources.org/subscription.
Proposed and Enacted PDMP Legislation and Regulation Quarterly Report (Q1 CY2020 Through Q4 CY2020) April 2021 – Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Training and Technical Assistance Center (PDMP TTAC)
Law Enforcement and First Responder Diversion Pathways to Diversion Case Studies Series: Self-Referral Pathway April 20, 2021 – Center for Health and Justice (CHJ) at Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities (TASC)
COSSAP Webinar: Becoming Trauma Informed and Moving to Trauma Responsive (Part 2 of 3) March 31, 2021 – Advocates for Human Potential, Inc.
COSSAP Webinar: Trauma-Specific Services: Programs That Work (Part 3 of 3) April 14, 2021 – Advocates for Human Potential, Inc.
The Biden Administration has announced that April is Second Chance Month in support of reentry services. BJA, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, and the National Reentry Resource Center will host virtual events and share resources related to reentry during the week of April 26–30, 2021. To learn more, please visit BJA's website. BJA supports reentry services through the Second Chance Act and is accepting applications for its FY2021 Second Chance Act Community-Based Reentry Program.
COSSAP Webinar: Integrating Peer Supports in Treatment and Recovery Courts April 28, 2021, at 1:00 p.m., ET Register at https://cossapresources.org/Registration/ccb2c97e-0d9b-42db-b30e-83d7e43bdc82 Altarum
The Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Site-based Program FY2021 Competitive Grant Solicitation is coming soon and will be posted on the Current Funding Opportunities page of the COSSAP Resource Center when available.
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The 2021 COSSAP national conference is planned for September 28, 29, and 30. We look forward to your participation in this informative and dynamic virtual event! Details are forthcoming and will be posted on the Meetings and Convenings page of the COSSAP Resource Center when available.