PACT for Families Collaborative is a Children’s Mental Health and Family Services Collaborative, serving children and families in Kandiyohi, McLeod, Meeker, Renville, and Yellow Medicine counties and the Upper Sioux Community in central Minnesota. It was established as PACT 4 Families in 1993 as a four county collaborative and became a five county collaborative on January 1, 2011 with the addition of McLeod County to the original four.
The Collaborative is a unique organization developed by its many partners to fill gaps in services and reduce duplication. Members include: county social service, public health, and corrections agencies; school districts; mental health providers; and other child serving agencies. PACT for Families and its partners are dedicated to changing systems to be more prevention focused and family friendly.
PACT for Families Collaborative Vision:
The PACT for Families Collaborative has a vision of healthy and safe communities where individuals, families, and children care about and support each other.