ACCESS TO COMPREHENSIVE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH 

GOAL
Improve access to a comprehensive, coordinated continuum of behavioral healthcare services in Carroll County by 2020.

OBJECTIVE

  1. Increase awareness and decrease stigma of behavioral health issues
  2. Increase collaboration and education with agencies, businesses, individuals and the general public to address specific issues including suicide, depression and feelings of hopelessness and isolation
  3. Reduce rate of suicide deaths and suicide attempts by adolescents each year (NH SHIP)
  4. Reduce number of hospital emergency department visits for mental health
  5. Improved access to mental health screening, prevention, and early intervention for residents through primary care settings
  6. Increase access to affordable health insurance coverage

Workgroup: A workgroup specific to this priority has yet to be determined, but meetings of the following groups are helping to inform the work on the issues:

  • NH Providers Association’s Carroll County Regional Meeting 

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