Grant County Community Health Council
(Behavioral Health Local Collaborative 6)
State initiative to pool all behavioral health monies from various departments(Dept. of Health, CYFD, BHSD, HSD, Corrections, & Education) into one pot, managed by a state-wide organization (Value Options is the recently chosen entity).
The State is seeking local feedback on behavioral heath services; these are organized in Judicial Districts (ours is Judicial District 6 contains Hidalgo, Luna and Grant Counties) and our district has been meeting since August 2004.
The GCCHC's Senior Life Cycle is an age-specific community action team responds proactively to issues related to the wellness and health of Grant County seniors. Concerned residents, business interests, organizations and agencies join together in the Senior Life Cycle Everyone and anyone can join a Life Cycle!
Still to come, information on...
Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Taskforce
Fitness & Nutrition in the Community (FANC)
Grant County Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities
Southwest Breastfeeding Council