Mental Health Services
The number of complaints about the homeless on the streets of New York are on the rise. CBS2 asked the mayor what he plans to do about it.
Chirlane McCray has made strengthening mental health services in New York City her signature issue.
Chirlane McCray, the wife of Mayor Bill de Blasio, got personal as she spoke at a public health conference in Brooklyn.
Teachers at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, have told top union leaders in the state and nationally that they are worried what will happen once funding for mental health services runs out by the next school year.
The widower of the school psychologist who was among those killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School has dedicated himself to raising money for agencies that provide mental health services to young people.
A survey released late last week showed uncertainty among New York state school board members about whether students have adequate access to mental health services.