Access to Care

Developing strategies for helping individuals and families needing behavioral care understand where and how to get care.

Initiatives 

  • Partnering with 903HELP.org for implementing a user-friendly, online, behavioral health help form that will assist individuals to find care. Implementation December 2021.
  • Partnering with CommUNITY Cares to provide behavioral care patient navigation services. Implementation Summer 2022.

Members

Brandon Davidson
Next Step Community Solutions

Paula Davis
Smith County Juvenile Services

Christy Fowler
Love and Laughter Counseling

Patty Garner
Your Philanthropy

Brittany Gayetsky
Samaritan Counseling Center

Andria Horton
Smith County Champions for Children

Joy Johnson
NET Health

Brittney Nichols
University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler

Kay Pleasant
Community

Susan Rodriguez
University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler

Sarah Sass
The University of Texas at Tyler

Mike Taliaferro
Community

Chris Taylor
Samaritan Counseling Center

Yordi Tiruneh
University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler

Don Warren
City of Tyler – Mayor

Erin West
University of Texas at Tyler

Dawn Wilson
St. Paul Children’s Services

Co-Chairs

Andria Horton

Andria Horton

Champions for Children

Brittany Gayetsky

Brittany Gayetsky

Mosaic Counseling