Center For Alternative Sentencing And Employment Services (CASES)
Expanding Solutions for Justice-Involved Populations with Behavioral Health Needs
Established nonprofit providers of alternative-to-incarceration and reentry services in New York City will receive technical assistance in navigating and leveraging New York State Medicaid Redesign to improve outcomes for justice-involved youth and adults with mental illness and co-occurring substance abuse disorders.
The Vera Institute of Justice
Pre-Arraignment Treatment Diversion Project
The Vera Institute of Justice will partner with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and other city agencies to pilot and test new methods for identifying and serving people with mental health and substance use needs earlier in the criminal justice process.
The Foundation's grant-making program is centered on the concepts of health and well-being. The Foundation's purpose is to promote and support effective and creative programs, practices and policies related to healing from illness, accident, physical, social or emotional trauma, and to extend the availability of programs that promote healing to underserved populations.