The Illinois State University Police Department (ISUPD) is launching a co-responder program this semester with hopes of helping individuals in crisis. In collaboration with The McLean County Center for Human Services (MCCHS), the program pairs a police officer with a crisis worker to respond to mental health calls.
Kids today are joining, or seeking to join, social media at younger and younger ages. However, there are many challenges and dangers associated with kids utilizing social media, and parents need to carefully consider how they will proceed.
McLean County has a mental health problem. Almost a decade ago, it acknowledged this fact with the Mental Health Action Plan, a roadmap for resolution.