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.
1st Fun Run and Fall Festival Brings Hundreds to Campus!
200 staff, families and friends gathered on ANDRUS’s campus Saturday, September 20 for the first charity Run for Kids and Fall Festival. Attendees participated in a morning fun run, followed by a festival filled with games, horse drawn hayrides, petting zoo and a farmer’s market featuring ANDRUS grown products!
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