Thrive NYC Director: City's New Mental Health Response Pilot Program To Begin In HarlemThe information came during a City Council hearing, as lawmakers try to improve the way they respond to these vulnerable New Yorkers.
After Brutal Attacks By Homeless People, De Blasio Orders Review Of NYC's Mental Health ServicesMayor Bill de Blasio is ordering a review of New York City's mental health services.
Department Of Homeless Services Commish Hopes Chinatown Killings Lead To Better City, State ProgramsAs New Yorkers confront the horror of the Chinatown rampage, there has been finger pointing, blame and the hunt for solutions.
Mayor De Blasio Under Fire After First Lady's Mental Health Program Backs Out Of Event With Pro-Police GroupThis comes as the NYPD has been rocked by another string of officer suicides this week. “It’s sickening,” Councilman Joseph Borelli of Staten Island said. “It is a lie,” de Blasio claimed.
NYC's First Lady Called Before Council To Explain Her Pricey Mental Health ProgramChirlane McCray, the city's first lady, is testifying before the city council today about her mental health initiative Thrive NYC.
NYC First Lady McCray To Testify Before City Council About Thrive NYC ProgramCouncil Speaker Corey Johnson said he asked her to speak during a budget hearing on March 26.
Not Everyone Is Convinced First Lady McCray's 'Thrive NYC' Initiative To Combat Mental Illness WorksThere are about a program launched by the first lady of New York City that is designed to tackle mental health issues. Critics want to know if Thrive NYC is actually working.