Wisconsin receives $10 million federal grant to expand student mental health services

October 20, 2020

MADISON, Wis. (WAOW)— The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) is receiving a $10 million federal grand to assist Wisconsin schools in expanding “priority areas” in student mental health.

Wisconsin is only one of six states to earn funding from the U.S. Department of Education. The funds are spread out over five years and fund the DPI’s School-based Mental Health Professionals Federal Grant Program.

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