May is the Stepping Up Month of Action!
March 23, 2019
More than 475 counties have joined the national Stepping Up initiative to reduce the number of people with mental illnesses in jails. Many counties participated in the Stepping Up Day of Action in 2018. This year, Stepping Up is hosting a national Month of Action in May. During this Month of Action, we encourage counties to participate in activities to promote their efforts throughout the month. Learn more.
On May 30, 2019, from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. EDT, the national Stepping Up initiative to reduce mental illness in jails will host a Month of Action Twitter chat to discuss how counties are creating and implementing data-driven plans to impact this important issue. Learn more