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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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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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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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The Affordable Care Act Will NOT Fill the Gap Left By the Mental Health Cuts in Governor Rauner’s Proposed Budget

Fact Check: The Affordable Care Act Will NOT Fill the Gap Left By the Mental Health Cuts in Governor Rauner’s Proposed Budget In recent weeks, representatives of Governor Rauner’s administration have said that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will fill…
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Thresholds wins CNDA award for Outstanding Non-Profit Neighborhood Real Estate Project for work on Fred and Pamela Buffett Place

February 18, 2015 Media Contact for LISC Chicago: Ashleigh Wayland 312-422-9568 (D) / 703-582-2231 (C) Media Contact for Thresholds:  Emily Moen 773-572-5172 (O) / 715-308-1951 (C) Thresholds Wins the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Outstanding Non-Profit Neighborhood Real Estate Project Thresholds recognized…
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Thresholds’ Response to Governor Rauner’s Budget Address

Governor Rauner’s Budget Proposal Includes Cuts to Human Services and Medicaid Thresholds supports revenue solution; smart investments in Medicaid and mental health services to prevent future increases in taxpayer costs February 18, 2015 Chicago, IL – Today, Governor Rauner proposed…
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