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Where did $30 million in CARES Act money for mental health go?

Iowa received $50 million in CARES Act funds, $30 million of which was allocated equally at $9.50 per capita to Iowa’s 14 Mental Health and Disability Services regions. The details of how the money was handed slightly varied by region, but all 14 regions invited school districts and mental health providers to apply for funds, […]