Grant Fagot, a certified peer recovery specialist, comforts a distressed patient at Recovery Response Center, a privately run 16-bed crisis triage stabilization center at Western State Hospital in Lakewood. The 2018 Legislature is considering a $500,000, 10-year plan to build more community-based mental health facilities.
Grant Fagot, a certified peer recovery specialist, comforts a distressed patient at Recovery Response Center, a privately run 16-bed crisis triage stabilization center at Western State Hospital in Lakewood. The 2018 Legislature is considering a $500,000, 10-year plan to build more community-based mental health facilities. Dean J. Koepfler News Tribune file photo, 2011
Grant Fagot, a certified peer recovery specialist, comforts a distressed patient at Recovery Response Center, a privately run 16-bed crisis triage stabilization center at Western State Hospital in Lakewood. The 2018 Legislature is considering a $500,000, 10-year plan to build more community-based mental health facilities. Dean J. Koepfler News Tribune file photo, 2011

Borrow a half billion for community mental health? Let voters decide

February 21, 2018 02:43 PM