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The Stepping Up Initiative
A collaboration between the Council of State Governments Justice Center, the National Association of Counties and the American Psychiatric Foundation to reduce the number of people with mental illness in jails

"Stepping Up: A National Initiative to Reduce the Number of People with Mental Illness in Jails" is a collaboration between The Council of State Governments Justice Center (@CSGJC), the National Association of Counties (@NACoTweets) and the American Psychiatric Association Foundation (@APAPsychiatric) to help advance local efforts to reduce the number of people with mental illnesses and co-occurring substance use disorders in jails. Learn how you can get involved at www.StepUpTogether.org and follow our official hashtag: #StepUp4MentalHealth.