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Joint Finance Hearing Presses DHS on Medicaid Mental Health Rates (Kids in Crisis, WI Rapid Tribune, 4.6.17)

Trauma: Journal Sentinel Feature Series on Legacy of Historical Trauma and Poverty in Milwaukee (JSOnline)

Health care:  Don't forget the kids as you debate a new health care bill (JSOnline OpEd by Peggy Troy, Children's Hospital of WI, 4.6.17)

Budget:  Promising provisions for children and families More (2/9/17)

Mental Health: Kids in Crisis Series invites submission of stories on youth mental health More... (1/12/17)

Substance Abuse: Governor calls special session of the Legislature to address opioid epidemic (1/5/17)

Mental Health: Wisconsin Office of Children's Mental Health (OCMH) released their 2016 report to the Legislature. (1/3/17)

Child Welfare: DCF releases 2015 reports on Wisconsin Child Abuse and Neglect and Wisconsin Children in Out-of-Home Care (DCF, 12.29.16)

Mental Health: $6 million sought for school mental health (Post Crescent, 12.27.16)

State Legislature: The tentative calendar has been released for the 2017-18 Wisconsin Legislative session.  The calendar still needs to be officially adopted as a joint resolution next year.  2017-18 Calendar