Request for Letters of Interest

Sat, 11/21/2015 - 10:30am

BBHC has a request for letters of interest for evidence based Supported Employment and Permanent, Supportive Housing. These two programs will support youth and adults with mental health and co-occurring substance use challenges throughout Broward County. We look forward to reviewing the applicants and selecting providers by January 2016. Please see the procurement page for details:

Behavioral Health Conference a Success

Fri, 07/24/2015 - 12:30pm

Funded by the Broward Behavioral Health Coalition (BBHC), the first 2015 Behavioral Health Conference: "Building Healthier Communities" was held on June 17-18 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center. More than 350 attendees enjoyed two full days of workshops and plenary speakers including a key note address by the former US Representative The Honorable Patrick Kennedy. The conference concluded with a panel discussion on the State of Mental Health and Substance Abuse in Broward County featuring local community leaders.

One Community Partnership 2 (OCP2)

One Community Partnership 2 (OCP2) is a grant and county initiative working to expand and enhance the delivery of services to transition-age youth and emerging adults (14-21 years of age) who experience emotional/mental health challenges that also may include co-occurring substance use, trauma, and other complex issues. This initiative will provide the Broward System of Care with effective transition supports for all youth entering adulthood on their way towards resiliency, recovery, and wellness.