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Trump Administration Creates Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis

We are encouraged by the Trump Administration’s announcement yesterday on the creation of the Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis aimed at addressing the nation’s growing opioid epidemic. In 2015, opioid overdoses claimed the lives of more…
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Thresholds Statement on Department of Justice Investigation of the Chicago Police Department

Chicago, IL – Recently, United States Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced the findings of a 13-month Department of Justice civil rights investigation of the Chicago Police Department (CPD). The investigation concluded that CPD’s training for use of force and its…
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Thresholds Supports Alternative Budget Proposed By Illinois General Assembly

THRESHOLDS SUPPORTS THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY’S PROPOSED ALTERNATIVE BUDGET Alternative budget protects vital services but needs revenue solution to work Chicago, IL – This week, the Illinois General Assembly put forth an alternative budget to Governor Rauner’s proposed budget that supports…
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Young Adult Program Sets Members Up for Success: David’s Story

Young Adult Program Sets Members Up for Success: David’s Story Governor Rauner’s proposed budget would eliminate DCFS services for 18-21 year olds – a population at an important juncture in their lives. Called the “transition cliff”, research shows that intensive…
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Thresholds and Illinois Advocates Attend Launch of Kennedy Forum in Boston

Kennedy Forum commemorates 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s signing of the Community Mental Health Act October 24, 2013 Boston, MA – In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s signing of the Community Mental Health…
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Policymakers and Providers Discuss Medicaid Expansion, Mental Health, Behavioral Health

Mark Ishaug, CEO of Thresholds, addressed mental and behavioral health advocates, policy-makers, providers, and other influencers this morning at the Union League Club of Chicago. Thresholds, along with Janssen of Johnson and Johnson, Together4Health, and NAMI Illinois, presented a policy…
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