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Responding to the 2022 Solicitation for Connect and Protect Law Enforcement Behavioral Health Responses

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During this webinar, representatives from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) and The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center will review the FY 2022 Connect and Protect: Law Enforcement Behavioral Health Responses Program solicitation application process.

This grant program will support law enforcement-behavioral health cross-system collaboration that targets preliminary qualified people convicted of offenses and promotes public safety and public health to improve responses and outcomes for people with mental health conditions and co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.


  • Maria Fryer, Program Analyst (Policy Advisor), BJA 
  • Nikisha Love, State Policy Advisor for JMHCP, BJA 
  • Tammy Lovill, State Policy Advisor for Substance Abuse and Mental Health, BJA  
  • Demetrius Thomas, Deputy Program Director, Behavioral Health, CSG Justice Center 

Date Created: May 17, 2022