Stephen Ewing

New funding for more mental health beds

Posted: October 22, 2021 / 10:07 AM CDT / Update: October 22, 2021 / 10:13 CDT (WLAX / WEUX) – HSHS Sacré-Cœur and Saint-Joseph hospitals will add 22 mental health beds to their facilities. Yesterday, the state building commission voted to release $ 15 million to finance the project. HSHS …

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The health clinic returns to Poteet

Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) presented an American flag that flew over the United States Capitol to members of the Poteet Health Center during its grand opening ceremony on Friday morning. Pictured, left to right, Kara Luna, Maria Garcia, ACH Board Chair Lillian Cashmer, Congressman Cuellar, Poteet City Mayor Denise Sanchez, …

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New method to respond to mental health crises

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) – “We’ve been going for a few months, but so far we’ve kind of found our niche, determined where we’re useful and who we’re useful to,” Megan Cambron, Coordinator of crisis awareness at the University of Illinois Police Department, said. This is a new process for …

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