CCAP on WITF Smart Talk "Mental Illness and County Jails"
Date Posted: Thursday, March 07, 2019

County jails have become the default for housing members of society with mental illness - due to a lack of community treatment options. Listen to CCAP Deputy Director Brinda Penyak and others discuss this and suicides in county jails. Visit http://www.witf.org/smart-talk/2019/03/county-prison-suicides-and-budget-hearings-heat-up.php and click on the arrow below the photo to listen to WITF Smart Talk.

Visit https://www.pacounties.org/GR/Pages/BehavioralHealth.aspx to learn more about behavioral health issues.