Welcome to the New St. Clair County Mental Health Board website!
Ninth Annual Gala Benefiting the
Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Southern Illinois
Click here for information about Gala
Belleville Speaker Series from Author Jamie Tworkowski – “To write love on her arms”
FEBRUARY 17, 2016 6:30 PM Lindenwood Auditorium
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NEXT MENTAL HEALTH BOARD MEETING:
February 18, 2016 at 6:00 PM
*Note all Board Meetings will be held in County Board Room (B564).
NEXT FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING:
Tuesday February 9, 2016 at 12:00 PM
*Note all Finance Committee Meetings will be held in the Conference Room of the County Board Meeting Room.
Addiction Loss Support Group for Parents and Adult Siblings
Touchette Regional Hospital NEW Behavioral Health Center
Authorities, Responsibilities, and History
The Board's authorization and mandated responsibilities are set forth in the community Mental Health Act (the Act), Illinois Compiled Statutes, Chapter 405, Act 20, Section 0.1 et.seq. Under the Act, townships, counties and other municipalities are given the authority to pass a referendum to levy an annual tax not to exceed .15% upon all taxable property in order to provide for the necessary funds or to supplement existing funds for community mental health facilities and services. The Act encompasses several other broad responsibilities, including planning and review and comment.