WV Kids Thrive Collaborative
Kids Thrive Collaborative

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The West Virginia Kids Thrive Collaborative meets quarterly for WV stakeholders and DHHR 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 December 1, 2022, compared to 805 youth on December 1, 2021.
 Youth and their families who received assistance from HELP4WV OR a mobile response service provider July to December 2022. 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-March 2023, compared to 270 in January-March 2022. Connection to Wraparound in home services prevents the need for youth to leave their communities unnecessarily.

This information was pulled on July 8, 2023, 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 monthly to this snapshot.

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