Coalition Shares Policy Priorities and Resources on State Biennial Budget

In February, Governor Evers introduced his biennial budget proposal. State budget time is a great time to connect with your State Assembly Representative and State Senator to educate them on how investments in comprehensive school-based mental health programs and policies to support student access to mental health services are...

Innovative Practices Committee – Family-Student Assistance Program

Topic: Family-Student Assistance Program: An EAP-like Model for Funding Access to School Mental Health Services Presenters: Project AWARE Team Panel  (Jamie Ganske, (Chippewa Falls, Project AWARE) & Tracy Caravella (La Crosse, Project AWARE) Learn more here about how you can participate in our work with a committee or as part...

Governor’s Budget to Include $150 Million for Critical Mental Health Services

In a recent release, Governor Evers signaled his plan to make significant investments in mental health in his 2021-23 biennial budget which has been introduced Tuesday, Feb 16. Governor Evers reported plans to increase funding for school-based mental health services by more than $54 million to support direct aid...