Health & Mental Health
Securing quality medical, dental and mental health care access for children and families so they have the opportunity to be healthy and happy.
Kids Win Missouri’s priorities in this issue area include:
- Maintain and expand access to quality health care for children and families. This include:
- Protecting funding streams at the state and federal levels;
- Increasing access to mental health services by ensuring mental health parity; and
- Expanding school-based health and telemedicine services and ensuring providers receive reimbursement for the services they provide through these avenues.
- Promote policies that increase awareness of and access to trauma informed care.