An effort to give first responders better access to mental health services (LISTEN)

by | Feb 14, 2023 | News, Show Me Today

A Highway Patrolman assists with a slide-off accident during bad weather in February. Troopers will be wearing highly reflective clothing for visibility while assisting with accidents.

Missouri’s first responders see things that can be difficult to un-see. Alisa Nelson talks to Springfield area State Senator Lincoln Hough, who is proposing a bill that would give them greater access to mental health services when needed. (LISTEN 8:30)