Category: Crisis Response Center

Governor Helps Open Sebastian County Crisis Stabilization Unit

Arkansas News By Thomas Saccente With the help of Gov. Asa Hutchinson, a new facility in Sebastian County that has been years in the making was opened Wednesday morning. Elected officials from all across the state and other guests convened at the Western Arkansas Counseling and Guidance Center campus in Fort Smith for a ribbon …

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Four Applications Submitted for Facilities to House State’s Mentally Ill

Arkansas Online By John Moritz Hospitals, a counseling center and a former nursing home are the locations being pitched to house the state’s first facilities aimed at diverting the mentally ill from jail, according to applications submitted to the state earlier this month. A special task force created by state law will now have to …

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