Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (PATH)

American Samoa [Territory]

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding

~~“PATH grants are distributed annually to all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Each state or territory solicits proposals and awards funds to local public or nonprofit organizations, known as PATH providers. Supported Activities for PATH….

Across the United States, approximately 500 local organizations offer an array of essential services and supports that may not be supported by mainstream mental health programs. In total, PATH staff outreached to 139,515 individuals in 2017 and enrolled 73,246 PATH-eligible clients with the following services:

    Screening and diagnostic treatment
    Habilitation and rehabilitation
    Community mental health
    Substance use disorders treatment
    Referrals for primary health care, job training, educational services, and housing
    Housing services as specified in Section 522(b)(10) of the Public Health Service Act”

  • Other
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
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