[7/19/17] County Commissioners Move Forward With Mental Health Facility In Old Parkside Nursing Home

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Chelan County Commissioners are one step closer to providing improved mental health services at the old Parkside Nursing Home in Wenatchee.

The building served as a nursing home before it was donated to the City of Wenatchee in 2009- and plans for turning it into a mental health complex began.

Chelan County Commissioner, Doug England, told KOZI, the bids to turn the building into a mental health facility have come back in…

071917 County Mental Health 1 1:00 “..be that state grant.”

The project, England says, has been a long time coming…

071917 County Mental Health 2 :32 “…looks very well done.”

In the past, England explains, patients needing mental health services were somewhat scattered throughout the County, and sometimes beyond…

071917 County Mental Health 3 :48 “…for the whole area also.”