Advocacy, Support, and Resources

Connect with advocacy groups and find support for you and your child. Learn more about serious emotional disturbance and mental health. 

Children's Behavioral Health resources

View the resources linked below to learn about Children's Mental Health services, our concern and complaint process, and crisis planning.  

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Youth Empowerment Services (YES) Meetings
Interagency Governance Team (IGT) Meetings

The Interagency Governance Team (IGT) is responsible for collaboratively coordinating and overseeing the implementation of the Jeff D. Settlement Agreement. This team consists of representatives from the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, the Idaho State Department of Education, and the Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections, county detention, parents, youth, providers, and community members.

The IGT meets on the second Wednesday of the month. Minutes from their meetings are public and may be viewed, along with the Operational Guideline and Workgroup Charter, below. Additional IGT documents can be found on the Youth Empowerment Services (YES) website

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February 10th, 2021 Agenda Meeting Minutes
January 11th, 2021 Agenda Meeting Minutes
December 4th, 2020 Agenda Meeting Minutes