Mental Health and Substance Abuse 2017-08-25T15:04:55+00:00

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Events

In preparation for presenting its Strategic Directives to County and City councils, the Summit County Mental Wellness Alliance is holding three public meetings across the county to gather feedback. This input will help tailor mental health services and substance abuse recovery and prevention efforts to best meet the needs of residents.

Meetings will be held at the following times and locations:
• August 16: Richins Building, 5:30-7 p.m.
• August 21: North Summit Middle School 5:30-7 p.m.
• August 22: South Summit District Office 5:30-7 p.m.

News and updates

North Summit and South Summit school districts join the Safe UT program

All three Summit County School Districts now participating Summit County, Utah (September 26, 2017) — Beginning today, parents, students and all residents in North and South Summit school districts will have a new resource for

SCHC026: Youth Mental Health and Substance Abuse with Communities That Care

Mary Christa Smith is a 26-year resident of Summit County who spent time at the Oakley School and Summit Community Power Works. Now a resident of Kamas, Mary Christa has two children in the South

Summit County Council prioritizes mental wellness and substance abuse with adoption of strategic plan

Announcement places vital issue among county’s top goals Coalville, Utah (August 24, 2017) — In recognition of growing mental wellness work throughout the county, Summit County Council announced the addition of mental wellness and substance

County-wide mental health and substance abuse plan moves forward with town hall meetings

Summit County Mental Wellness Alliance asking for community input Park City, Utah (August 9, 2017) — In preparation for presenting its Strategic Directives to County and City councils, the Summit County Mental Wellness Alliance is

Summit County hires Communities That Care/Youth Programs Coordinator

New position focuses on youth substance abuse prevention and mental health programming.   Park City, Utah (August 1, 2017) — In coordination with the Summit County mental health efforts, the Summit County Health Department announced