Date: May 24, 2012
For more information contact
Gwen Thorpe: 402-441-7447
Mental Health Services Transition
The Lancaster County Board of Commissioners is in the process of determining how mental health services will be provided in Lancaster County, based upon a report and recommendations from the Community Mental Health Planning Committee.
Resources currently available for interested parties to read are:
- Request for Qualifications for Community Behavioral Health Services
- The Community Mental Health Center Planning Committee Final Report and Recommendations
- The Health Management Associates Report
A second TV program was taped May 22, 2012. Topics covered included an update on the process to date, a look back at mental health service delivery over time, discussion about recent trends in treatments, and an update on the timeline for the transition process. Commissioner Jane Raybould, Dean Settle, and Ron Sorensen were guests on the program.
Opportunities to view the show are as follows:
A letter to Community Mental Health employees, consumers and family members from the Lancaster County Board of Commissioners was sent May 24, 2012.