BOCC Proclaims May as Mental Health Awareness Month in Citrus County
The Board of County Commissioners is pictured with representatives from the Citrus County Mental Health Court
The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners presented a Proclamation at their regular meeting on May 9, 2017 proclaiming the month of May as Mental Health Awareness Month in Citrus County.
The complex mental health needs of our citizens are fundamental to the future of our community. The need for comprehensive, coordinated mental health services for our citizens places upon our community a critical responsibility.
Mental Health Court is an essential component of our justice system which saves vast criminal justice resources. Through its unique approach in serving our citizens the court effectively cares for the mental health needs of our community.
The Board of County Commissioners recognizes the month of May as Mental Health Awareness Month in Citrus County, and calls the observance to the attention of all citizens.