Recognizing transformation of the behavioral health system is more readily achieved by engaging the community as a whole.
Enhance access to behavioral health resources in our community.
Monitor and influence legislative issues and priorities in support of an improved behavioral healthcare system for the people of Tarrant County.
Determine strategic immediate and long-term goals for cultural and linguistic competency.
Collaboratively identify and research funding opportunities in support of an improved behavioral healthcare system. Committee membership restricted to dues-paying MHC members only.
Improve communications and networking among and between Mental Health Connection member agencies, key stakeholders, and our community.
Oversee the implementation of Reaching Teens with sustainable results.
Provide oversight of Tarrant County’s network of care website.
Determine and implement strategies to create a trauma informed community.
Build a culturally competent, high-quality behavioral healthcare workforce in our community.
Committees comprised of mental health advocates, professionals, family members and other individuals with special skills are established annually to work toward our goals.