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First Annual CCIT-NYC Legislative Breakfast
February 24, 2022 Hosted on Zoom
Come join newly elected City Council members and representatives from the Mayor’s office to hear from experts about the implementation of effective peer-led responses to mental health crises in NYC. Listen to family members, those with lived experience, and community leaders discuss how we can increase peer engagement and avoid unnecessary police involvement in the City’s crisis response system.
Zoom link below. Please mark your calendars now!
Correct Crisis Intervention Today - New York City (CCIT-NYC) is a broad-based coalition of civil rights and human service organizations, people with lived experience with mental health crises, family members, and other advocates, all of whom work together with a mission to transform the City’s response to mental health crises, in order to reduce the incidents of violence and trauma experienced by those who turn to emergency services for assistance.
Mental Health Mayoral Candidate Forum
CCIT-NYC and Citizens Action of New York hosted a mayoral forum on December 10th, 2020 to hear from candidates on issues of importance, including crisis response reforms for New Yorkers experiencing mental health crises. Watch the recording of the event here.