Press Release: HCIC Announces Community Reinvestment Grant Cycle for Fiscal Year 2017

HCIC Media Contact:

Laura Waugh

Director of Marketing and Communications

Health Choice



FLAGSTAFF – October 10, 2016 – Health Choice Integrated Care (HCIC) today announced the beginning of their Community Reinvestment Grant cycle for fiscal year 2017. Under this program, HCIC anticipates funding multiple grants totaling approximately $350,000 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 Friday, October 21st from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the HCIC office located at 1300 S. Yale Street, Flagstaff, Arizona in the Coconino 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.


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

Note: Grant applications are due electronically to on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 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 IASIS Healthcare. Learn more at