The Central Texas Veterans Health Care System will host a mental health summit Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Temple.

The summit will discuss ways in which local agencies can work with veterans and enhance the quality of mental health and well-being for vets and their families. Police, firefighters, EMS personnel, mental health staff and other agency representatives are expected to participate.

The summit will be held at the Olin E. Teague Veterans Medical Center at 1901 Veterans Memorial Drive in Temple. For more information, contact Leslie Dickerson at 254-743-2171 or email her at