Minnesota to spend $93M on mental health

Sunday, June 05, 2022

The Star Tribune highlighted news that the Minnesota Legislature has approved $93 million for mental health for schools, shelter-linked programs and other services across Minnesota to expand access and mental health support. Trevor Johnson, senior director of LSS Behavioral Health: "It's a really great start," Johnson said of the legislative package. "These are still Band-Aids. Even within these areas, more funding could be used tomorrow and next year and the year after." Read the story here.