Amount of Grant
Funds will be used for trauma response, healing and recovery initiatives for all Butte County schools, including charter and private schools. The grant funds will be used to support continued mental health services in county schools for students, family and staff displaced and impacted by the Camp Fire. The funding will allow more counselors to be hired, adds a parent outreach effort to provide support to families, provides training, allows the BCOE to hire a grant developer to seek additional funding sources, and continues intervention and referral efforts for students, parents and staff.
Who is Eligible and How to Apply
The Butte Strong Fund grant program is designated to support organizations that are providing direct relief to those affected by the Camp Fire in five areas of major work.How to Apply