Youth Mental Health Counseling Services

The Human Services Department (HSD) is seeking applications from agencies interested in providing outpatient mental health counseling services for Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, and/or Asian/Pacific Islander youth. 

The Human Services Department will make $628,000 in funding available through a Request for Proposal (RFP). Five to six proposals will be granted to fund the provision of mental health counseling and treatment to Seattle youth with mental health disorders, behavioral or other emotional concerns such as attention deficit hyperactive disorder, anxiety disorders, conduct disorders and depression but who may be ineligible for Medicaid, lack medical insurance or sufficient coverage for treatment.

The application deadline for this award is May 12, 2016 by 12:00 p.m.

Agencies interested in learning more about this funding opportunity are encouraged to attend the information session:

Monday, April 11th, 2016
2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Columbia Branch Public Library, Meeting Room
4721 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

Please contact Tan Mei Teo for accommodation requests.  

Application Materials:
      Cover Letter
      Guidelines and Application (PDF) Amended
      Application (Word) Amended
      Proposed Project Revenue Summary and Proposed Project Budget Worksheets (Excel)
      Master Agency Services Agreement
      Bars Classification of Expenditures by Object Guidelines
      Information Session
      Questions and Answers (Word)


Application Submission Portal