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Kittitas (pronounced 'KITT-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
The Kittitas County District Courts Behavioral Health Court (BHC) is a partnership between the Upper and Lower Kittitas County District Court, Kittitas County Prosecutor’s Office, City of Ellensburg, City of Cle Elum/Roslyn, Defense Attorneys, Kittitas County Misdemeanant Probation, Merit Resource Services, Comprehensive Mental Health, Hope Source, and other agencies. The goal of the BHC is to address the needs of individuals with mental health and substance use disorders by offering support, services, and accountability.
The Kittitas County District Courts Behavioral Health Court (BHC) is a minimum 12-month program but can take longer based on participant progress. There are minimal requirements that each participant will need to meet to progress in the program and complete.
The BHC is now accepting referrals. The eligibility criteria, screening process and request for services documents are available for download from this page.
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.