2005 Pinellas County Human Services Priorities Conference summary report

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On March 2, 2005, infl uential leaders in Pinellas County Human Services gathered to discuss the state of the county and set priorities for the future. Th e starting point for this conversation was fi ndings from a comprehensive assessment of services conducted by researchers at the Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute at the University of South Florida. Th e purpose of this brief report is to summarize the main points made in the conference in the hope that they can provide signifi cant direction for the development of future plans and initiatives in this arena.