Request for Proposal: Substance Use Services – Prevention Services

RFP: Substance Use Services – Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevention Services
Date Issued: July 7, 2023
Date Due: August 21, 2023


Notice is hereby given that Ventura County Behavioral Health has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) on July 7, 2023 for qualified applicants to solicit proposals to provide services for one or more of the following efforts:

  1. Opioids and Illicit Drug Initiative: Prevention and Education 
  2. Opioids and Illicit Drug Initiative: Naloxone Distribution and Overdose Response Training 
  3. Opioids and Illicit Drug Initiative: Engaging Medical Professionals to Prevent Overdose 
  4. Addressing Health Disparities Initiative 
  5. Marijuana & Vaping Prevention Initiative 
  6. Underage and Binge Drinking Prevention Initiative 
  7. Impaired Driving Prevention Initiative 
  8. Technical Assistance and Training Services 
  9. Media and Prevention Messaging Services 
  10. Research and Evaluation Services and 
  11. School-Based Prevention Services


The RFP, with full instructions, is available through the Ventura County Bonfire system at: County of Ventura - Substance Use Services – Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevention Services (

RFP responses are due by Monday August 21, 2023 no later than 5:00 p.m. Completed proposals should be submitted through the Bonfire system.

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