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24 Million to Lose Health Insurance Under American Health Care Act

  Chicago, IL – Thresholds has stated that we oppose any national healthcare legislation that reduces the number of insured individuals or reduces Medicaid funding and benefits. More than 5,000 of our 15,000 clients gained coverage through Medicaid Expansion under…
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Thresholds offers Blue Island a compassionate, community-based approach to substance use treatment and recovery

Thresholds offers Blue Island a compassionate, community-based approach to substance use treatment and recovery CHICAGO—Thresholds, Chicago’s largest and oldest provider of comprehensive mental health services, announces it will offer outpatient-based services for substance use treatment from their location in Blue…
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May is Mental Health Awareness Month!

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to share experiences and facts, stand up to stigma, honor the mental health community, and welcome those who are joining us as advocates, friends, and family. In this spirit, Thresholds has planned…
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Donor Spotlight: The Chicago Community Trust

Donor Spotlight: The Chicago Community Trust Due to the generous support of our institutional donors, Thresholds is able to provide the gold-standard for community health services. To honor their invaluable contributions, we’ve created “Donor Spotlight”, a monthly blog series that shares the…
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City of Chicago Announces Reforms to Address Crisis Interventions and Mental Health

Thresholds CEO Mark Ishaug serves on Citywide Mental Health Response Steering Committee The City of Chicago announced a number of reforms today to address crisis intervention and policing, as well as other mental health and behavioral health concerns. Among the…
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Donor Spotlight: DAV Charitable Service Trust

Donor Spotlight: DAV Charitable Service Trust December’s Donor Spotlight features one of the nation’s largest funders of programs providing direct service to ill and injured veterans: the DAV Charitable Service Trust (“The Trust”). Organized in 1988, “The Trust” supports a…
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Thresholds and NAMI-Chicago Call for Fully Funded Crisis Intervention Training for More Chicago Police Officers

Chicago, IL – The video released by the City depicting the treatment of Philip Coleman by the Chicago Police Department (CPD) is shameful. Mr. Coleman was in the midst of a psychiatric crisis. This incident puts a spotlight on the…
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