09/19/2013 01:55 pm ET

Shuttered Woodlawn Clinic Revamped To Dispatch Mental Health Professionals

Sam Cholke/DNAinfo

A city-run mental health clinic that closed last year in Woodlawn will again be filled with clinicians and caseworkers in the coming months, but will not be open to patients.

Thresholds, a community-based health outreach program, will not treat patients directly in the 6337 S. Woodlawn Ave. building, but will use it as a base of operations. The North Center-based group sends caseworkers and health professionals out to patients’ residences, group homes and public housing to provide care directly in the home or connect patients with clinical care.

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