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Chicago Mental Health Clinics

Joseph Erbentraut

Protesters Put City 'On Trial' For Mental Health Clinic Closures

HuffingtonPost.com | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 06.21.2012 | Chicago

As advocates pled not guilty Monday to charges that they had trespassed during a sit-in demonstration at a Chicago mental health clinic, they sought t...

Protests Heat Up As City Prepares To Close Mental Health Clinics

Posted 04.30.2012 | Chicago

Updated story As the city prepared to close three more mental health clinics Monday, Chicago mental health advocates protested outside Mayor Rahm E...

Lizzie Schiffman

Nobel Representatives Visit Chicago Mental Health Program Protest

HuffingtonPost.com | Lizzie Schiffman | Posted 04.27.2012 | Chicago

As Chicago's Mental Health Movement continues to speak out against the city's decision to close six mental health clinics, those in the city for the W...

10 Arrested As Protests At City Mental Health Clinic Continue

Posted 04.24.2012 | Chicago

Ten protesters were reportedly arrested late Monday at the Woodlawn Mental Health Center as demonstrations there continue in opposition to the city's ...

WATCH: Activists To Bring Mental Health Clinic Protest To Rahm's Home

Posted 04.17.2012 | Chicago

Protesters fighting to keep a mental health clinic on Chicago's South Side open threatened early Tuesday to bring their battle to Mayor Rahm Emanuel's...

Sheriff Says County Jail Is Largest Mental Health Provider In The State

Posted 02.22.2012 | Chicago

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says the county jail is so overwhelmed with people whose offenses are more attributable to mental health issues than crim...

Mental Health Advocates Pan Rahm's Planned Clinic Closures

Posted 01.21.2012 | Chicago

The Chicago Mental Health Movement released a report Thursday outlining the long-term costs of Mayor Emanuel's proposed cuts and condemning the closur...

Mental Health Clinics Closing Despite Daley's Comments

Chi-Town Daily News | ALEX PARKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In a confusing turn of events, four city-run mental health centers appeared to be closing today, despite a reprieve by the mayor Tuesday designed to k...

Stimulus Money Will Keep Mental Health Clinics Open After All

Chi-Town Daily News | ALEX PARKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On a day of twists and turns on the fate of four city-run mental health clinics, the mayor's office announced that the centers will stay open with the...

Mental Health Clinics To Stay Open For Now As Daley Responds To Pressure

Chi-Town Daily News | ALEX PARKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

City officials met with a coalition of mental health advocates last night at City Hall in an 11th hour meeting to discuss the fate of four mental heal...