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Demopolis Times- The West Alabama Mental Health Center is one of nine community mental health organizations facilitating the Stepping Up
Tuscaloosa News - State lawmakers have begun taking action on a package of bills and resolutions related to mental health
Alabama Political Reporter - Wednesday, House Majority Leader Nathaniel Ledbetter, R – Rainsville, Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth (R), Speaker of
News Courier - Local citizens can provide input in how mental health needs are addressed in North Alabama when the
Tuscaloosa News - Gov. Kay Ivey’s proposed 2021 General Fund budget includes money for a range of one-time projects focused
WZDX - The Alabama Department of Mental Health plans to ask the state for 18 million dollars for new mental
WKRG - Mental health is in the spotlight following three incidents in recent weeks of deputies being assaulted. On Monday,
Alabama News Network - Mental health issues can affect almost anyone, especially around the holidays. “The holidays are sometimes a
Alabama is not immune to the consequences of opioid use. In 2017, the state had the highest overall opioid prescribing rate.