Join us to discuss Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s challenges in delivering crisis care to the mentally ill. Our panelists will include Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Rodney Monroe, MeckLINK Director Phil Endress, Mecklenburg County Commission Chairwoman Pat Cotham and Mebane Rash with the N.C. Center for Public Policy Research.
We’ll also have on hand experts from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Urban Ministry and Moore Place, Novant Health, Mecklenburg County government and multiple agencies, including the Mental Health Association of Central Carolinas and the National Alliance on Mental Illness-Charlotte.
Observer Editorial Page Editor Taylor Batten will moderate. A brief reception will follow for both panelists and attendees.
The forum is the second in a series presented by the Charlotte Observer and PNC Bank.
Space is limited, so please register in advance.
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