Alcoholism: Know the Warning Signs?

  

Do you know the warning signs for alcoholism?  Or what to do if you spot them? “Alcoholism is more than having a few drinks occasionally with your friends.  It’s the inability to control or stop drinking due to a physical… [Read More]

Cook County Tackles Mental Illness in Community and Jail

  

Cook County Health (CCH) is holding a two-day workshop with key agencies involved in the criminal justice system to develop a detailed map of where the gaps are in providing behavioral health services in Cook County. The ultimate goal is… [Read More]

Cook County Announces Bold Plans to Address Behavioral Health

  

In response to decreased funding of community-based behavioral health services and the impact on Cook County, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and Cook County Health (CCH) CEO Dr. Jay Shannon today announced plans to expand behavioral health services in… [Read More]