In his State of the State address yesterday, Governor JB Pritzker highlighted many of the major accomplishments of his first year in office. These included passing a balanced budget that significantly increased funding for mental health and substance use treatment, raising the minimum wage to put workers on more solid economic ground, a commitment to […]
Thresholds, has been named a Top Workplace 2019 by the Chicago Tribune. This is the sixth year in a row Thresholds has been named to the list. Thresholds commends and congratulates all other recipients of this prestigious award.
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Mayor Lightfoot’s plan to make strategic investments in dozens of existing providers in our city is smart. It provides evidence-backed treatments to the most people in a more cost-effective way, and works to address barriers to care and stigma.
For Mental Illness Awareness Week, we are highlighting members of Thresholds’ Peer Success program. In this program, staff who are in mental health recovery provide services and outreach to Thresholds members. Their first-hand experience with the same struggles our members are going through helps them build stronger social bonds and offer more effective service to […]
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Christine has been with Thresholds’s Peer Success program for the last 7 years. She values hard work, acceptance of others, unconditional kindness and the ability to be who she truly is without judgment. Growing up, Christine struggled to find acceptance for who she truly is from friends and family and others she encountered on a […]