Initiatives

BHN develops and launches new, innovative, collaborative opportunities to strengthen the system of care.

For an overview of our current and past BHN initiatives, please click HERE.

Bridges to Care and Recovery (BCR)

Work within the Black faith community to reduce the stigma of mental illness and connect individuals to services

Engaging Patients in Coordinated Care (EPICC)

Reduce opioid use overdose and death through a peer-recovery model and connections to treatment

Hospital Community Linkages (HCL)

Transition adults and children from hospitals to community treatment

    • Inpatient Project (IP)

    • Adult Emergency Room Enhancement Program (ERE)

    • Youth Emergency Room Enhancement Program (YERE)

Strategic Visioning

Identify crucial gaps and weaknesses in the publicly-funded behavioral health system and pursue innovative solutions

St. Louis COVID-19 Crisis Counseling Program (CCP)

Provide crisis counseling services to individuals impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, with a focus on high-risk populations