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Lee County Signs Mental Health Contracts

Fort Madison, IA – The Board of Supervisors has agreed to enter into one-year contracts with nine different groups and organizations that work with county residents who have mental health or developmental disabilities. The contracts cover services such as psychiatric care, counseling, and residential care. Service rates were increased in four of the contracts. The rates will remain the same in the other five. The contracts will begin July 1.