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Thresholds Statement on Supreme Court Ruling in Favor of Insurance Subsidies

Thresholds applauds 6-3 ruling in King v. Burwell that protects affordable healthcare coverage for millions of Americans Today marks an important victory in the fight for affordable, accessible healthcare in America. Thresholds applauds the Supreme Court’s 6-3 ruling on King…
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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, Mental Health Advocates Laud Passage of The Custody Relinquishment Prevention Act

If enacted, parents will no longer need to give up custody of children in order to get them State-sponsored mental health services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 22, 2014 Chicago – Illinois’ leading provider of mental health services today hailed the…
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Thresholds and IlliniCare Health Release Pilot Program Results That Improve Health, Decrease Costs for Medicaid Patients with Severe Behavioral Health Problems

Unique payer/provider partnership provides a model for Medicaid managed care and health coordination towards the “Triple Aim” of Affordable Care Act Chicago, IL – Thresholds, Illinois’ largest provider of community-based services for persons with mental illnesses, and IlliniCare Health/Cenpatico, a…
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Mental Health Month 2014

May is Mental Health Month and Thresholds is going lime green, the official color of mental health awareness. We’re observing Mental Health Month with special topics on mental health on Facebook and Twitter throughout the month. Statistics show 1 in…
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Thresholds’ Ron Otto, Director of Recovery, speaks at the Illinois House Human Services Appropriations Hearing

March 12, 2014–Today, Ron Otto, Thresholds’ Director of Recovery, spoke at Illinois House Human Services Appropriations Hearing on the state’s FY15 budget. He spoke about his own path towards recovery, and urged lawmakers to extend the tax increase so that Illinois…
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Illinois Senate President John Cullerton: Budget Cuts Will Impact Illinois State Services Drastically

Illinois Senate President John Cullerton outlined yesterday the devastating impact state budget cuts would have on essential Illinois public services, including mental health treatment, if the General Assembly does not extend the temporary income tax increase. We agree. Adequately funding…
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