The Resource Library

Publications

  • Using Medicaid to Finance and Deliver Services in Supportive Housing: Challenges and Opportunities

    | Publication | January 2021

    There is growing recognition that stable, affordable housing plays a critical role in supporting individuals' recovery from mental illness and substance use disorders. Behavioral health care leaders in several states have found that Medicaid can be a cost-effective resource to finance and deliver some of the flexible services and…

  • HOPWA Modernization Fact Sheets

    Fact Sheet | Publication | December 2020

    TAC helps providers and policymakers successfully navigate the federal Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS program.

  • Effective Behavioral Health Crisis Care for Individuals Experiencing Homelessness

    Issue Brief | Publication | August 2020

    This paper explores issues in the design and implementation of core crisis system components, with specific consideration of the needs of homeless people.

  • Addressing Substance Use in Behavioral Health Crisis Care: A Companion Resource to the SAMHSA Crisis Toolkit

    Issue Brief | Publication | August 2020

    Substance use disorders cannot be an afterthought in our approach to crisis care. F Fourth in the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD) series "Beyond Beds: Crisis Services," this brief This report highlight states and programs that are demonstrating success integrating substance use disorders in the three…

  • State Strategies to Support Access to SUD Treatment Services through the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Issue Brief | Publication | July 2020

    Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, many governors were looking for ways to strengthen substance use disorder (SUD) provider capacity as part of their comprehensive response to the opioid epidemic. However, the imperative is now greater than ever as providers and states face unprecedented fiscal challenges, and there are increasing…

  • The Gab on YABs

    Fact Sheet | Publication | April 2020

    We surveyed seven communities to ask about the role and functioning of youth leadership in their efforts to address youth homelessness.