AFA 12-2022 Peer Recovery Support Specialist (PRSS)/Community Health Education Resource Person (CHERP)


The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources’ Office of Drug Control Policy (ODCP) and the Bureau for Behavioral Health (BBH) have jointly released the following announcements of funding availability (AFA):

AFA 12-2022 Peer Recovery Support Specialist (PRSS)/Community Health Education Resource Person (CHERP)

The documents required for response to this AFA can be found here.

Key Dates:

Date of Release

May 23, 2022

Technical Assistance 

Submit written requests to

Application Deadline

June 21, 2022 by 5:00 PM ET

Funding Announcement(s) to be Made    

To be determined

Funding Amount Available      

Total: $210,000.00

Target Area to be Served 


Submission Requirements: 

Applications must be emailed to no later than June 21, 2022 by 5:00 PM ET.

For technical assistance request, please include the AFA# in the subject line and forward inquiries via email to:  

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Our mailing address is:
West Virginia Bureau for Behavioral Health
Room 350
350 Capitol Street
Charleston, WV 25301

Phone:  (304) 352-5558