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Council to hold hearing on closing of city mental health clinics

Council to hold hearing on closing of city mental health clinics
More than two years after Mayor Rahm Emanuel closed six of the city's mental health clinics, patients, unions and other critics that continue to oppose the move are getting a hearing on the matter. They contend many patients “fell into severe …
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Chicago Dept. of Health under fire over Mental Health Care
After two years of appealing to aldermen for a hearing, mental health advocates finally got their say today. In 2012, Mayor Rahm Emanuel called for reforms in mental health care in his first budget. It included closing half of the city's 12 mental …
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