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Local healthcare provider seeks to create first co-response team in Houston County

Local healthcare provider seeks to create first co-response team in Houston County

Houston County Georgia’s General Assembly passed a law in 2022 that encouraged, but did not require, law enforcement to partner with community service boards to create “co-response teams.” Behavioral health specialists can assist officers virtually or in person when responding to a person in mental health crisis. A community service board in Middle Georgia is …

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CJC aims for mental health co-response and more reforms in 2023 work plan - The Ithaca Voice

CJC aims for mental health co-response and more reforms in 2023 work plan – The Ithaca Voice

TOMPKINS COUNTY, NY—The Community Justice Center (CJC) had its 2022 and 2023 work plans approved by the City of Ithaca and the Tompkins County Legislature before the end of the year, paving the way for work begins on a list of public security reforms. Among the plans are a pilot for a co-response program, pairing …

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