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  • September 4, 2019

    Olmstead at 20 — Using the Vision of Olmstead to Decriminalize Mental Illness

    Olmstead & Community Integration | Blog Post

    Thanks to the historic Olmstead decision 20 years ago, many more people with mental illness now live in integrated, community-based settings rather than in psychiatric hospitals, nursing homes, and large board and care facilities. Yet for far too many…

  • December 12, 2018

    Permanent Supportive Housing — Renewing Our Commitment

    Olmstead & Community Integration | Blog Post

    Last week, I had the pleasure of delivering the keynote address at the annual conference of the Supportive Housing Association of New Jersey. This gathering marked the association’s 20th anniversary, an opportunity to reflect on two decades of work to make…

  • May 25, 2018

    News, Resources, & Happenings at TAC – May 2018

    Olmstead & Community Integration | Blog Post

    The PRA 811 Institute brought together housing and service partners from 22 states, all dedicated to creating integrated supportive permanent housing for extremely low-income people with disabilities.

  • September 21, 2017

    News, Resources, & Happenings at TAC – September 2017

    Mental Health & Substance Use | Olmstead & Community Integration | Blog Post

    Residents, service providers, and property managers share supportive housing success stories ― and TAC consultants show how community-based care can reduce the demand for inpatient psychiatric beds.