A New Kind of Treatment Center for Children is Coming to Central Minnesota

December 21, 2021

*This report originally aired on WJON AM 1240 FM 95.3 in Cold Spring, Minnesota.

A new kind of treatment center for children with intellectual, developmental, and mental health challenges is coming to central Minnesota next year.

Due in part to the pandemic, Minnesota issued a request for proposal (RPF) to bring in providers who could address the growing need for children’s mental health services in the state.

Grafton Integrated Health Network submitted a proposal and was contracted by the Minnesota Department of Human Services to run a 30-bed psychiatric residential treatment facility (PRTF) in Cold Spring.

Read More: Children’s Residential Treatment Facility Coming to Cold Spring