Funding Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
Implementation Facility: Hinds Behavioral Health Services
Amount: $1,179,039.02 (Year 1)
Project Description: The NFusion Metro System of Care project is a collaborative project between Hinds County Board of Supervisors and Hinds Behavioral Health Services that aims to improve the behavioral health outcomes for children and youth with serious mental emotional disturbances and those with early signs and symptoms of serious mental illness, including first episode psychosis, by enhancing and expanding trauma-informed evidence-based practices for children, youth and families served. This project will serve 150 Hinds County youth each year of the grant.