Pisgah Health Foundation Provides $180,000 In Grants To BRCC – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 1/20/2020 at 1:49pm
Blue Ridge Community College recently received $180,000 in grants from the Pisgah Health Foundation.
The grant will fund projects to elevate awareness of and increase education of the workforce that provides mental health and substance abuse care in Henderson and Transylvania counties.
The grant will fund start-up costs for a new associate degree program in Human Services Technology, as well as short-term training programs in Psychiatric Technician and Substance Abuse Education.
The new programs are slated to begin in 2020.
“With the continued rise of the substance abuse and menta...