New Federal Grant Supports Extension and Expansion of Project Recovery
November 19, 2020
A new federal grant will help the Department of Health Services (DHS) continue a crisis counseling program for Wisconsin residents experiencing behavioral health challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The $3.9 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration funds the Project Recovery program through June 2021. It also allows for the expansion of this program to two additional counties and the creation of supports for farmers.
“Many people have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic,” said DHS Deputy Secr...