Mental Health Region to offer more CARES funds to providers

MUSCATINE, Iowa–The Eastern Iowa Mental Health and Disabilities Service Region announced it received $2,859,080 from the Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) under the CARES Act. The Region will provide funds to entities through a non-competitive request for proposal process known as an RFP.

The funds will go to assist with necessary expenses incurred by mental health and disabilities providers due to the COVID-19 pandemic in order to continue to provide services to individuals with disabilities. Funds awarded will operate on a reimbursement basis upon receipt of any required documentation. Please refer to the EI Region website at: for more information and how to apply. Send applications to [email protected] by Oct. 5 at 4:30 p. m.