WV Kids Thrive Collaborative
Kids Thrive Collaborative

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The West Virginia Kids Thrive Collaborative meets quarterly for WV stakeholders and DoHS​ leaders to share big picture overview updates and provide feedback regarding the ongoing development ​of the state's system of care and support for children's mental health.​

Snapshot of WV’s System for Youth with Mental Health-Related Needs

 Youth who were in a residential mental health treatment facility on February 4, 2024 compared to 803 on February 4, 2023.
 Youth and their families who received assistance from HELP4WV OR a mobile response service provider January to June 2023. The Children’s Crisis and Referral Line helps connect families with resources, crisis stabilization, and mobile response.
 Youth who utilized CSED Waiver services from January-June 2023, compared to 597 in July-December 2022. Connection to Wraparound in home services prevents the need for youth to leave their communities unnecessarily.

This information was submitted on March 20, 2024, and may be subject to slight changes due to data reporting and claims lag for a subset of this information. As new information becomes available, updates will be provided to this snapshot.

WV Kids Thrive Collaborative | One Davis Square, Suite 100E | Charleston, WV 25301 | (304) 558-1864
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