Politico: Supportive housing advocates make case for more funding

By Nick Niedzwiadek
12/11/2017 04:21 PM EDT

"Several groups at the hearing have banded together and formed a coalition called Bring It Home, which is pushing for increased state funding to help staff and operate these community-based housing facilities.

"We are part of this campaign because we know what is happening to the existing stock of mental health housing in New York," Glenn Liebman of the Mental Health Association of New York State said at the hearing. "Structures are falling apart, resources are strained and staff is dramatically under-compensated for the work that they are doing." ... Con't...

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