Life during the coronavirus pandemic has impacted the mental health of many, but on Tuesday, the Ken Seeley Group celebrated the grand opening of a new facility designed to help.
The Mental Wellness Palm Springs Residential Treatment Center is the first residential facility in Palm Springs with a primary focus on mental health.
The virtual grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony were held Tuesday afternoon via Zoom.
The center will offer a variety tools and resources to address different menal health disorders and needs.
Co-owners Eric McLaughlin and Ken Seeley spoke with News Channel 3 about their hopes for the center.
"For someone to be able to come and have a safe place where they can get attention for their specific mental health issue. It's just such an honor to be a part of that," Seeley and McLaughlin said.
For more information about the center, visit https://kenseeley.com/
Seeley also spoke with News Channel 3 First Alert Meteorologist Patrick Evans about increased issues of addiction and the need for help due to Covid-19 and the resulting isolation and anxiety many are feeling.