Indiana Council Fast Facts

Did you know that community-based mental health centers in Indiana: 

  • Treat over 116,000 individual Hoosier Assurance Plan clients annually
  • Employ over 8,900 individuals statewide 
  • Provide services in each of Indiana’s 92 counties, ensuring critical access to mental health services to all eligible citizens statewide   
  • Utilize over $294 million in Medicaid Rehabilitation Option funds, including over $119 million in state funds and $32 million in county funds  
  • Reduce hospital stays and incarceration costs by providing a continuum of care within their communities  
  • Are the only providers of Medicaid services in the state required to help pay the federally required state “match”  
  • Indiana community mental health centers have played a critical role in Indiana’s decision to close state based mental health institutions by allowing clients to continue receiving services in a community based setting and thereby saving Indiana state government millions of dollars.

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