By Taylor Sisk Almost one of every three adults living with mental illness is likely to be the victim of violence in any six-month period,..
A long-awaited plan for reforming the state’s Medicaid system has been announced. By Rose Hoban After a nearly yearlong effort, state..
In an attempt to reduce the teen suicide rate and help adolescents with mental health problems, North Carolina is embracing some grassroots..
A program to reduce fatal prescription drug overdoses is seeing success in Wilkes County. Can it do the same on a state-wide scale? By Rose..
After months of review, a new operations guide helps state, locals manage response to abrupt adult group home closures. By Brenda..
A farming program for people with mental health disabilities provides horticulture therapy, honey and a place to heal. By Hyun Namkoong..
Last fall, a reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act took effect. The changes in the law will have strong repercussions within..
Health care in North Carolina was often the big story in 2013, from Medicaid to the Affordable Care Act to controversy surrounding North..
By Taylor Sisk The state Department of Health and Human services announced this week that the 10 agencies that provide state- and..