“The COVID-19 pandemic has taken an unbelievable toll on Minnesotans, together with our psychological well being and wellbeing,” Walz mentioned. “I’m grateful for this funding from the federal authorities, which is able to go on to Minnesotans in want of psychological well being care, together with our well being care and first responder heroes, in addition to these with severe psychological well being wants who’re unable to pay for his or her care as a result of hardships of the pandemic.”
Minnesota’s Division of Human Providers will difficulty the cash to seven licensed group behavioral well being clinics throughout the state, Walz’s workplace mentioned. It is believed that the funding will assist about 6,000 Minnesotans.
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