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Mental Health Update

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December 8, 2022
Mental Health Update

City Hall Rally Today 12/8/2022 at Noon


Involuntary hospitalization is a last resort
Helping families and individuals affected by mental illness build better lives through education, support, and advocacy. We are NAMI-NYC.


Join NAMI-NYC, Communities United for Police Reform, and our partners:

Say NO to Involuntary Removal & Hospitalization

Rally and Press Conference

NYC City Hall

Thursday, December 8 at 12 PM


Fight Back


We need to roll back the mental health directive increasing the scope and authority of the police to involuntarily detain New Yorkers they perceive to be mentally ill. We need to call on the Mayor to invest in mental health supports and related services for Black, Latinx, and other communities of color.


Read our full statement.


Stand with Us


For 40 years, the National Alliance on Mental Illness of NYC has offered life-changing support, education, and advocacy programs to families and individuals living with mental illness. We offer classes, support groups, resources, and a Helpline in English, Spanish, and 180 other languages. Available free of charge to anyone who needs it. Learn more at


Stay connected to NAMI-NYC


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