Opioid Resources

In July 2023, Region 3 Behavioral Health Services received funds from the Nebraska Opioid Settlement Remediation Advisory Committee to fund opioid abatement strategies as identified in the opioid settlement agreements (Exhibit-E-Final-Distributor-Settlement-Agreement-8-11-21.pdf (attorneygeneral.gov)). Region 3 will be awarding $600,000 of opioid settlement funds for the first round of grant applications to fund programs and projects that will help address the ongoing opioid crisis through prevention, treatment, education and recovery strategies.

Any agency, organization, or community-based coalition within Region 3 Behavioral Health Services 22-county catchment area is invited to apply for these grant funds. To apply, applicants must complete the online grant application, submit a W-9, and complete a budget justification by the application deadline.

To apply, applicants must complete the online grant application, submit a W-9, and complete a budget justification by the application deadline on Friday, June 21, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. CST.

For questions, please contact Norah Renner, Grant Coordinator, at nrenner@region3.net. You can access the application through this link: