Edmonds College awarded $170K grant from Verdant to expand mental health services
Last updated 7/14/2021 at 12:02pm
The Edmonds College Foundation was recently awarded $170,000 by the Verdant Health Commission to expand its mental health services for students. The grant will fund two additional counseling positions in the college’s Counseling and Resource Center (CRC) for the 2021-2022 academic year, with an additional two annual renewals.
“Mental health concerns are one of the leading indicators in a student’s academic performance and college completion, and the CRC works to accommodate the needs of our students,” said EC President Dr. Amit B. Singh. “Verdant Health has been an excellent partn...