The focus of the Statewide Projects Division is to provide administrative oversight and technical assistance for essential public health and special population services.
Women Services Section
- The Women’s Services Section develops and coordinates the Administration’s efforts to provide evidence-based programming for Women and their families; provides technical assistance and training to Local Health Departments and treatment providers. This office collaborates with local and state agencies/organizations to provide comprehensive services for women statewide. Provides case management services for ADAA funded residential services and monitoring for legislatively mandated HB 7; SB512 and House Bill 1160 initiatives.
Maryland State Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council
- Operationally responsible for coordinating the MD State Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council functions, including the development and update of the strategic plan and federal and state resource documents , scheduling, agenda development facilitation of Council and appropriate meetings and maintaining discussions with Council Chair and Committee Chair members to ensure established goals and objectives are being addressed.
Special Initiatives Section
- Administratively responsible for the coordination and monitoring of special contracts/memorandum of understandings, etc. for the provision of specific behavioral health services/activities- Problem Gambling, Deaf and Hearing Impaired, DJS, PHPA (HIV/AIDS), Tobacco Cessation and eNFORCEMENT. This section develops RFPs and other solicitation documents. Provides technical assistance and participates in resource sharing activities/meetings.