Encounters between law enforcement and individuals with mental illness can quickly turn dangerous, especially when emergency personnel aren’t properly equipped to understand and defuse a situation as it unfolds. But what if every emergency responder was trained to effectively manage behavioral health crises?
Pediatric feeding disorders require behavioral health intervention and other specialized services, but many children wait months or years for treatment. One Health Fund grantee is helping more kids get better care in less time.
We’ve awarded more than $5 million dollars to 14 organizations across Michigan, all working to improve behavioral health services for children and older adults.
Traumas and systemic barriers can discourage LGBTQ individuals from seeking care, but the Ruth Ellis Center is working to change that.
TRAILS is helping Michigan students and school professionals by teaching fundamental coping and self-care skills that can last a lifetime.