0623 Q&A - Community Support Team (430)

  1. Q:  How does an agency interface/receive referrals from NCCS eligible consumers?

    A:  Referrals can come from your own agency, community partners, state operated psychiatric hospitals (e.g., Elgin Mental Health Center) or from the surrounding communities.

  2. Q:  Is it required for an agency to have a specific CST team for unfunded clients?

    A:  No. An agency doesn't need to have a designated CST team for unfunded clients only.

  3. Q:  Are recipients providing services to unfunded clients from the 9 counties listed?

    A:  Yes. The unfunded clients must be from the geographical area of 9 counties listed.