Lots of mental commitments, but what’s the process?

Lots of mental commitments, but what’s the process?

20:12 10 April in News Article

Atmore Advance –

This is the second article in a series about mental health in Escambia County. The last article shined a light on this county’s high mental health commitments. Last year, Escambia County had 133 people committed, meaning one person is committed for every 285 people. Jefferson County, a county 17 times the size of Escambia, had 240 people committed last year. That means one person is committed for every 2,745 people. Read full article

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