After Rikers: Panel Discussion with Barto, Benjamin, Clark, D'Emic, Jaffe and Leifman

Staff / May 10th, 2019
Panelists will discuss mechanisms and programs to prevent, divert and re-direct people with serious mental illness, substance use disorders and other disabilities from entering, staying in or returning to the criminal justice system.

Full Program: After Rikers Panel Discussion

Staff / Apr 9th, 2019
On March 25, The Greenburger Center for Social and Criminal Justice held a forum at Baruch College in which panelists discussed changes necessary to redesign delivery of Rikers' mental health services in order to treat and stabilize people within a public health, rather than a criminal justice framework.

After Rikers: Panel Discussion with Geller, Glazer, Johnson, Venters

Staff / Mar 5th, 2019
Panelists will discuss changes necessary to redesign delivery of Rikers' mental health services in order to treat and stabilize people within a public health, rather than a criminal justice framework.

Save the Date: March 25th. After Rikers: Changing Course for People with Serious Mental Illness

Staff / Feb 22nd, 2019
What is the status of NYC's efforts to close Rikers? Can NYC Follow LA's Lead - as the City seeks to close Rikers and open new jails, can NYC re-direct people with serious mental illness into treatment?
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