Thresholds Named Chicago Tribune Top Workplace for Fourth Consecutive Year

Today, the Chicago Tribune announced its list of the top 125 workplaces in Chicago and for the fourth time in a row, Thresholds is on the list. Thresholds is ranked #22 out of large employers with more than 1,000 employees. This award is a strong testament to our staff’s culture of caring and support, both […]

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Donor Spotlight: Janssen Pharmaceuticals

Donor Spotlight: Janssen Pharmaceuticals Janssen Pharmaceuticals is committed to providing safe and effective medicines and the services and supports that contribute to healthy outcomes. Since 2014, Janssen has been a generous supporter of Thresholds, most recently funding our innovative MindStrong program. Thresholds’ MindStrong program provides early intervention services to young adults, ages 15-30, with a […]

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President’s Opioid Plan Must Go Further

Last week, President Trump declared the deadly opioid crisis plaguing communities across the nation a public health emergency. We commend the President for shining a spotlight on this epidemic. Opioid addiction has skyrocketed in recent years and tragically so too have the related overdoses and deaths. The President highlighted his plans for addressing this critical […]

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Yusuf’s Story

Yusuf’s Story Before finding Thresholds, Yusuf struggled with an untreated mental illness and substance use disorders that left him living on the streets and eventually institutionalized. “I didn’t know how much it affected me because I didn’t know the difference,” Yusuf said, “I was out of touch with reality.” In 2009, Yusuf was transferred to […]

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Thresholds Offers Mental Health First Aid Training

Training offers skills, resources, and knowledge to help with mental health crisis Thresholds has recently begun to offer certified Mental Health First Aid training through our training department. Three cohorts of Thresholds administrative staff will take the training, as well as external partners and other groups. Mental Health First Aid is a groundbreaking public education […]

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