HCIC Announces Community Reinvestment Grant Cycle for Fiscal Year 2018

HCIC Media Contact:

Diana Alvarez

VP of Marketing, Community Outreach and Training

Health Choice

480.397.3881 or Diana.Alvarez@steward.org


FLAGSTAFF – December 4, 2017 – Health Choice Integrated Care (HCIC) announced the beginning of their Community Reinvestment Grant cycle for fiscal year 2018 today. Under this program, HCIC anticipates funding multiple grants totaling approximately $539,000 through a competitive peer-review process.

The individual award is intended to support community-based programs located in Mohave, Yavapai, Coconino, Navajo, Apache and Gila counties. The grant is open to all organization types, including non-profit, for profit, and governmental organizations that support HCIC’s mission to provide physical and behavioral health to indigent and underserved populations.


An informational meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 13th from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. at the HCIC office located at 1300 S. Yale Street, Flagstaff, Arizona in the Mohave Conference Room. The meeting will include a brief presentation on the grant application process, followed by a question and answer period. Participants may also attend by phone.


Did you miss our informational meeting? View the FY18 Community Reinvestment Presentation.


For more information, please contact Sierra Gadberry at Sierra.Gadberry@steward.org. You may also download our Grant application here.

Note: Grant applications are due electronically to Sierra.Gadberry@steward.org on Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Arizona time).

About Health Choice Integrated Care

Since October 1, 2015, Health Choice Integrated Care (HCIC) has been the Regional Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA) for Northern Arizona. HCIC is designated by the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) as being the managed care organization responsible for the planning, implementation, funding, monitoring and administration of publicly funded comprehensive behavioral health and crisis services to Title XIX eligible children and adults, and non-TXIX adults who qualify as Seriously Mentally Ill (SMI), with behavioral health or substance use disorders. HCIC is also the Integrated RBHA, functioning as the AHCCCS Health Plan for Title XIX eligible (Medicaid) people who qualify as Seriously Mentally Ill (SMI). HCIC is a joint venture between NARBHA and Health Choice, a division of Steward Health Care. Learn more at HealthChoiceIntegratedCare.com.