Mayor forming new support group in Boynton Beach

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (WFLX) - City leaders in Boynton Beach are going to look at how to handle mental health issues in their community Wednesday night.

Mayor Jerry Taylor is calling for a group to be established that would be in charge of finding help to those in Boynton Beach suffering from mental illness.

The group could be made up of residents who have been impacted by mental illness or just want to be part of looking at the issue in their community.

The group could perform research, put together surveys and manage community engagement about mental health in Boynton Beach.

The commission will meet at city hall at 6:30pm.

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month.

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