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For the first time, the Englewood neighborhood and its residents get a local mental health and wellness program


New mental health program gives Englewood access to care

by Eliza Larson
May 22, 2014


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A new mental health program will provide Englewood residents with access to needed care

A new mental health program at the University of Illinois Health Mile Square Center and Metropolitan Family Services is the first of its kind in the Englewood community. It features integrated primary care and mental health services for children and families. This integrated care is something area residents say they need. 

 Ahealth program at the University of Illinois Health Mile Square Center and Metropolitan Family Services is the first of its kind in the Englewood community. It features integrated primary care and mental health services for children and families. This integrated care is something area residents say they need.