The Behavioral Health/Legal Services meet every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 11:45AM – 1:00PM at the Hagler Mason Auditorium of the City Hall.
- Cathy White – First Judicial Circuit, Court Administration
- Rachelle Burns
1.) Advocate for full use and optimization of the HMIS system by service providers to track the progress of individuals as they move through the Continuum of Care;
2.) Investigate ways to increase funding and available services for Detox, Addictions Treatment and Aftercare services.
3.) Reduce ER visits by homeless individuals and families by 10%;
4.) Improve access to healthcare and case management by negotiating memorandums of understanding agreements.
1.) Partnering with the court system, local law enforcement and service providers to develop effective case management and aftercare services that will result in better outcomes and reduce recidivism;
2.) Develop a diversion program to direct individuals charged with minor offenses into rehabilitation programs rather than jail.