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Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and the Milwaukee County DHHS Behavioral Health Division Recognize Mental Health Month
Press Release

Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and the Milwaukee County DHHS Behavioral Health Division Recognize Mental Health Month

Community partners across the county will host free events throughout the month of May

Final report released by Heroin, Opioid and Cocaine Task Force
Press Release

Final report released by Heroin, Opioid and Cocaine Task Force

News release and report from Alderman Michael J. Murphy

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division Announces Brian McBride as New Director of Wraparound Milwaukee
Press Release

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division Announces Brian McBride as New Director of Wraparound Milwaukee

McBride to continue focus on strength-based, individualized approach to care

City-County Plan Targets Opioid Epidemic

City-County Plan Targets Opioid Epidemic

300 opioid overdoses in county last year. Task force proposes eight focus areas.

Drug-Related Deaths To Hit 420 in 2017

Drug-Related Deaths To Hit 420 in 2017

Police targeting opioid suppliers. City-County Task Force struggles to hold meetings.

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division’s Nurse Recruitment Campaign receives international award
Press Release

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division’s Nurse Recruitment Campaign receives international award

Campaign challenges nurses who “have what it takes” to apply to be mental health nurses

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division receives $2.6 Million to help families affected by the opioid epidemic
Press Release

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division receives $2.6 Million to help families affected by the opioid epidemic

Family Drug Treatment Court and AODA residential and recovery services help reunite families affected by addiction

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division Announces Community Priorities in 2018 Budget Request Narrative
Press Release

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division Announces Community Priorities in 2018 Budget Request Narrative

Behavioral Health Division and Mental Health Board encourage public to submit feedback

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division Medical Staff Elected to Wisconsin Psychiatric Association Executive Council
County Executive Abele Announces Launch of Additional Public Hearings, Online Feedback for BHD
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County Executive Abele Announces Launch of Additional Public Hearings, Online Feedback for BHD

Goal is to increase public involvement and diversity of ideas to shape BHD budget