Behavioral Health Gap Analysis

In 2016 Cowlitz County hired an independent consultant to performed a Behavioral Health Gap Analysis. The analysis examined gaps in community programs and services since the Cowlitz County 1/10th of 1% Mental Health Sales Tax began in April of 2013.

Gaps identified by the consultant were:

  • Integrated and Coordinated Care Delivery System
  • Affordable Housing and Homelessness Services
  • Diverse Services for At-Risk Youth
  • Jail and Prison Diversion, Prevention, and Reentry Programs
  • Behavioral Health Workforce Development

The full report can be viewed at the document linked below.

Gap Analysis