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Buffalo councilmember calls for collaboration to address mental health and drug abuse disorders

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A Buffalo Common Councilmember is calling for collaboration to address mental health and drug abuse disorders following a recent police shooting.

Buffalo Common Councilmember Christopher P. Scanlon filed a resolution Friday which directs council staff to create a detailed list of agencies and nonprofits in Erie County that address mental health, substance abuse and homelessness.

Scanlon says the services of each should be detailed, as well as the number of people served each year, how accessible they are to the public, what their funding sources are and any other information. […]

Source: https://www.wkbw.com/news/local-news/buffalo-councilmember-calls-for-collaboration-to-address-mental-health-and-drug-abuse-disorders


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