April 17, 2017

The Colorado State Legislature is considering a bill, SB17-207, this year that would end the practice of holding people, who have committed no crime, in prison for 72 hour mental health holds.

In response to hearing about Healthier Colorado’s recent advocacy activity around M1 holds in prisons, a former housing intake coordinator for the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless shared her experiences with Healthier Colorado staff.

 

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