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Posted on: January 9, 2022

Read our 2020 Millage Impact Report

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It was a year no one could have predicted. A time filled with uncertainty and anxiety—as businesses shut down, plans were cancelled, and services halted.

But not at Washtenaw County Community Mental Health.

From the moment COVID-19 began to change...

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Community Mental Health - News Flash
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Mental Health First Aid Training Available

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The Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) course teaches people to give “first aid” to those individuals experiencing a mental health crisis and/or who are in the early stages of a mental health disorder.

Join us and leave with a five-step act...

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Community Mental Health - News Flash
Posted on: November 19, 2021

2021 Celebration of Success

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Many thanks to all of our nominators and nominees... We couldn't Celebrate Success without you!

Click here to view a PDF of the presentation or head over to our WCCMH Facebook page to see the presentation and catch up on so much more!

We look forwa...

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Community Mental Health - News Flash
Posted on: June 8, 2021

WCCMH 2019/2020 Annual Report

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Our report for 2019/2020 highlights many accomplishments including telehealth, CARES, and BLM efforts. You can read the report in full here:

Washtenaw County Community Mental Health Report (washtenawannualreport.com)

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Community Mental Health - News Flash
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Telehealth Appointments Available

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Telehealth services are available so you can have your appointment anywhere you feel comfortable. Do you have internet connection? Do you have a device to connect? It’s that easy.  

 

Head on over to our Telehealth page t...

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Community Mental Health - News Flash
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Independent, reliable cash: Millage allows Washtenaw County to address local needs

Downtown Ypsilanti

When JFK signed the Community Mental Health Act in 1963, community-based mental health and substance use treatment options began to spring up across the U.S. These new programs allowed people with significant mental illnesses and developmental disabilitie...

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Community Mental Health - Millage News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Millage-funded CARES team: serving all residents, regardless of insurance status

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Mental health care access for everybody–no matter what their insurance status is.

This was an ambitious goal of Washtenaw County’s Public Safety and Mental Health Preservation Millage, which residents passed two-to-one, ensurin...

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Community Mental Health - Millage News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Breaking the stigma: How the mental health millage is empowering youth to reach out

WC resident says "help isn't just for a crisis"

"I wish parents knew that mental health is real,” says one #wishyouknew social media post beside a portrait of a local teen. Another says, "Don't talk at me or down to me, talk with me.”

The Wish You Knew campaign, fu...

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Community Mental Health - Millage News