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Program Description

  Mental Health Services Seniors & Persons with Disabilities

This program provides mental health outreach services for seniors who cannot, or will not, access office-based services as well as persons experiencing caregiver stress. It provides Prevention and Early Intervention services for seniors by providing drop in groups at senior centers; psycho education; consultation to assisted living providers, Housing Opportunities Commission resident counselors, and senior center directors; and mental health training to providers of services for seniors. This program also provides mental health services to persons who are deaf or hearing impaired.

Program Contacts

Contact Raymond L. Crowel of the HHS - Behavioral Health and Crisis Services at 240.777.1058 or Erika Lopez-Finn of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2771 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY16Actual FY17Estimated FY18Target FY19Target FY20
Percentage of surveyed homebound seniors reporting an improvement in their quality of life as measured by Mental Health Statistics Improvement Program Consumer Survey Scale 17884858585
1  The clients evaluated are those who were evaluated by clinicians during face-to-face visits or by clinician impression after discharge.

Program Budget Changes

FY19 Recommended ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY18 Approved7783261.00
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.-20400.00
FY19 Recommended7762861.00