Mental Health Court

Mental Health Court is a court with a special docket designed to increase an offender's likelihood for successful rehabilitation through early, continuous and intense judicially supervised mental health treatment.  Mental Health Court is accessed through your Public Defender.

Who do we serve?

Whatcom County adults with a serious mental illness who:

  • Are involved with the criminal justice system;
  • Have a high risk to reoffend;
  • Have current criminal charges pending with District or Municipal Court.

Contact Us

  1. Linda Grant, LICSW


    Mental Health Court Program Manager
    Email
    Phone: 360-778-6053
    Fax:     360-778-6004

    Human Services Division
    509 Girard Street
    Bellingham, WA 98225