Townhall Meeting on the Human Right to Mental Health Services
Wethepeoplemedia | February 22, 2010 (Video)
Coalition: Keep city’s mental health clinics off chopping block
Chicago Defender – by Kathy Chaney Thursday, February 18, 2010
A coalition of community groups spearheaded by Southside Together Organizing for Power fear the city will renew efforts to close or privatize its mental health clinics as the state prepares to announce mid-year adjustments to the human services budget.
City health chief tries to ease fears of counseling clients
Chicago Current – By Alex Parker, Wednesday February 17, 2010
Barring a sudden reduction in funding, none of Chicago’s 12 mental health clinics will close in 2010, the city’s new health department commissioner promised patients and advocates last night.