ANDRUS President and CEO on Mental Health in Prisons
A recent article in the New York Times exposed the vital need to finally address those with mental illness in prisons. This is an issue of safety for inmates, for the corrections workers and also for our communities.
It is well accepted that there is a significant disconnect between the justice system and mental health system, which leaves far too many to suffer when we do not address the fundamental challenges that the mentally ill face and most often lands them in the correctional system, to begin with.
Orchard School Principal, Dr. Effinger, congratulates the Valedictorian, along with ANDRUS President and CEO Mimi Clarke Corcoran
It was an inspiring day on the ANDRUS campus! ANDRUS’s Orchard School celebrated 8th grade graduation on Friday, June 20. An ANDRUS alumnus, Jay Rosenthal gave the commencement speech, sharing his path of overcoming adversities.
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