The Biden Administration is stepping up to the plate and pouring over $200 million into youth mental health initiatives (Hooray for Oct 2023!). Here's a sneak peek at how they're using that cash:
Build school-based, trauma-informed support services
Develop programs for mental health services in Native American communities
Expand substance abuse treatment
Expand counseling and support for LGBTQ+ youth and families
If you had a say in investing mental health funds for your community or school, what services would you like to see? Get creative!
Pitch a suggestion in 5-8 sentences. Be convincing!