New York Mayor Announces $37 Million Investment To Address Serious Mental Illness

New York Mayor Announces $37 Million Investment To Address Serious Mental Illness

Public advocate Jumaane Williams has exposed a fact that thousands of calls to 911 for a mental health crisis go unnoticed each year. These figures are enough to show that the mental health system in New York has failed to acknowledge the potential danger from mental health crises. There is an overflow of mentally ill people in jails. However, Mayor De Blasio’s mental health project ‘ThriveNYC’ has come forward to address the issue in a better way. They have planned to invest $37 million to close gaps in services for…

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