Items Tagged with 'Network180'

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Behavioral health agency hires executive director

July 23, 2019
There’s a new leader at a local behavioral health agency. Read More

Declining revenue hampers mental health programs

Loss of funds attributed to patients migrating from Disabled, Aged and Blind plan to Healthy Michigan plan.

January 12, 2018
The Lakeshore Regional Entity is suffering from declining revenue, forcing community mental health service programs in the region to reduce their budgets. Read More

Kent County creating mental health court

November 15, 2017
Kent County has been awarded funds to create a mental health court. Read More

Mental health agency wins $1M grant for program

August 29, 2016
A county mental health agency has received a $1-million grant to create a program for teenagers and the elderly. Read More

County eyes first performance-based child welfare system

‘Precarious’ housing can end with kids in foster care, or worse — homelessness.

June 5, 2015
The first-of-its-kind performance-based child welfare system in Michigan will be considered by Kent County commissioners. Read More

A perfect storm in mental health services

Kent commissioners hear details of the Network180 crisis.

April 24, 2015
The Kent County Board of Commissioners heard details of the “perfect storm” funding crisis in community mental health services, with the disparity between what the state government does for Southeast Michigan versus West Michigan once again an issue. Read More

Health agency approves cuts

April 7, 2015
A county-wide health care agency is implementing several cuts to its workforce and services after reporting a $5-million “funding shortfall.” Read More