FY 2020/2021 Block Grant Application Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment and Community Mental Health Services Block Grant

Mississippi

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policies and Programs

”Identification of the Unmet Service Needs and Critical Gaps for Adults and Children

The expansion of community-based services is driven by DMH’s Strategic Plan. Since FY10, DMH has utilized a goal-based strategic plan to transform the public mental health system in Mississippi. The FY19 –FY21 DMH Strategic Plan includes three goals: To increase access to community-based care and supports through a network of service providers that are committed to a person-centered and recovery-oriented system of care; To increase access to community-based are and supports for people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities through a network of service providers that are committed to a person-centered system of care; and To ensure people receive quality services in safe  settings and utilize information/data management to enhance decision making and service delivery.”

Systems: 
  • Department of Mental Health
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
Date Enacted: 
01/22/2020
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