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This agency was incorporated as Mental Health Services of Franklin & Williamson Counties, Inc., on March 3, 1969, and has been providing services since January 1, 1970. In 1991, we became Franklin-Williamson Human Services, Inc. For 40 years our agency has been providing community behavioral health services; we are headquartered in West Frankfort, IL with two large outpatient locations in Marion, IL and have a total of 14 sites, with approximately 290 regular employees. We have a 24 member governing board of experienced and dedicated individuals from Franklin and Williamson Counties lead by Gobeol Patton. We are linked with seven other Boards that provide insight, advocacy, and fundraising in support of our services.
FWHS, Inc. has a history of distinguished leadership that includes our two former Administrators/CEO's, Floyd E. Cunningham who retired in 1995, and Dr. David J. Melby who retired in 2006. Under their leadership and continuing today, our agency has maintained national accreditation through the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for 25 years, assuring that our accredited programs meet national service standards. Also our experienced staff maintains state and national licensures and certifications across a variety of professional fields.
Our Mission is Building Better Tomorrows TODAY by offering hope, fostering growth, and providing an array of coordinated, integrated services to help individuals, families, and communities reach their maximum potential.