Community Mental Health Services Programs
Resources for Community Living
• Training Training resources for Community Living are aimed at training direct support staff to work with individuals with mental health needs or developmental disabilities in community settings. In coordination with Adult Foster Care Licensing (in the Department of Human Services), the Quality Management and Planning Division develops or reviews curricula, training resource materials and training initiatives ...
• PATH Projects The PATH (Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness) Grant is funded by the
McKinney Homeless Assistance Act and provides funds for services to persons with mental illness
• Shelter Plus Care The Shelter Plus Care Program (S+C) is authorized by Title IV of the Stewart McKinney Homeless
Assistance Act. Shelter Plus Care is designed to link rental assistance to supportiv
• Supportive Housing The Michigan Departments of Community Health and Michigan State Housing
Development Authority are partnering with the Corporation for Supportive Housing to
• Specialized Nursing Homes - OBRA All persons seeking admission to a nursing home who are mentally ill or mentally retarded are required to be
evaluated to determine whether the nursing facility is the most appropriate place for them to receive services and whether they
require specialized mental health/mental retardation services. In addition, persons residing in
• Residential Leases & Program Contracts Approximately 600 residential leases with over $12 million in annual rents for homes serve
persons in mental health programs across the State.