Background: Initiative History and Timeline

On January 1, 2019, Judge Richard F. Cortez took office and established his agenda making mental health one of his priorities. Immediately after, he began the development of a mental health initiative that launched the creation of the Hidalgo County Mental Health Coalition. The coalition was established and meets regularly to identify resources, share data, and develop a strategy to enhance mental health services within our community.   

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