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Stepping Up Initiative Task Force Meeting October 4th, 2018

 Alamance County Stepping Up Task Force meeting at ARMC Cancer Center on October 4th.

Approximately 50 community leaders, agency heads and citizen advocates gathered at the ARMC Cancer Center Auditorium on October 4th to hear updates on Alamance County Stepping Up including information on the Mental Health Crisis Response Team at the Sheriff’s Office, Pre-Trial Release Planning efforts, latest data;  as well as viewing a video featured on the national NACo website of two Alamance County leaders discussing local efforts for CIT Training  and Crisis Response in Alamance County, NC. The meeting concluded with small break out groups brainstorming ideas and strategies for Community Release and Reentry Planning at the Detention Center.  The next meeting is planned for Spring of 2019.