Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $37,086)
Hays County will use a portion of JAG funds in order to acquire a one-year contract with Cordico, a mobile application that supports mental wellness for officers and their family members, for the Hays County Sheriff's Office. Cordico connects officers to anonymous counseling and wellness resources as well as improving wellness culture and strengthening the existing peer support team. The app allows for on-demand access to wellness resources on over 60 topics. The remainder of JAG funds will be used to purchase 17 bulletproof vests for Hays County law enforcement officers.